Area eighth and ninth-graders not already enrolled at Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School are encouraged to register for the Sem Merit Scholarship Exam to be held Saturday, Feb. 2 at the school's Kingston campus.
One full tuition scholarship and five half scholarships will be awarded. These scholarships are awarded to students who combine outstanding performance on the competitive exam with a solid record of citizenship and academic and extra-curricular achievement.
Scholarships are for the duration of the student's enrollment at Sem.
Interested students must complete the Sem Scholarship application by Friday, Jan. 25 and register for the exam. On Saturday, Feb. 2, registration will be at 9 a.m. and the exam will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Upper School campus in Kingston.
During the exam, parents are encouraged to attend a discussion on how to maximize their students' chances for college opportunities. Parents may also attend the Sem Student Work Showcase as well as a discussion on affordability.
Following the exam, prospective families are invited to join current students and faculty for the President's Luncheon hosted by Dr. Kip Nygren. The afternoon will conclude with campus tours.
For more information regarding the 32nd annual Wyoming Seminary Merit Scholarship Exam and to request an application, call the Upper School Office of Admission at 270-2160.