Seven University High School students were recently honored by the College Board in their National Recognition Programs.
These Trailblazers are among 62,000 students from across the country to earn academic honors from the College Board’s National Recognition Programs. These National Recognition Programs grant underrepresented students with academic honors that can be included on college and scholarship applications and connect students with universities across the country, helping them stand out during the admissions process.
Congratulations to the 2022 University High School Awardees!
- Kendall Booth — National African American Recognition Award
- Diego Bonilla Fuentes — National Hispanic Recognition Award
- Emily Comparini — National Hispanic Recognition Award
- Lauren Janeira — National Hispanic Recognition Award
- Christopher Millen — National African American Recognition Award
- Lindsey Millen — National African American Recognition Award
- Ashley Ndebele — National African American Recognition Award
Students earn these recognitions by excelling on their PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, or AP Exams and in their classrooms. Students who are eligible for the National Recognition Programs have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and have excelled on the PSAT/NMSQT or PSAT 10, or earned a score of 3 or higher on two or more AP Exams; and are African American or Black, Hispanic American or Latinx, Indigenous, and/or attend school in a rural area or small town. Eligible students are invited to apply during their sophomore or junior year, and they are awarded at the beginning of the next school year.