DRS is proud of senior Tzvi Heimowitz, who was awarded a National Merit Scholarship. This is an extremely rare and prestigious honor, and it reflects the high level of education that DRS strives to deliver as well as the level of commitment and work achieved by Tzvi.
The National Merit Scholarship Program is a United States academic scholarship competition for recognition and college scholarships administered by National Merit Scholarship Corporation, a privately funded, non-for-profit organization.
Each year, a total of approximately 8,000 scholarships are awarded through NMSC programs, which represents less than 1 percent of the initial pool of entrants. Students who qualify as finalists have an outstanding academic record, are endorsed and recommended by school officials, and earn extremely high PSAT scores. Fifty percent of all finalists are awarded this special scholarship