Lupe Carlos IV has been recognized as a National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar.

West Seattle teen earns National Hispanic Scholar honor

Lupe Carlos IV Selected as a National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar

West Seattle resident and Nathan Hale High School senior Lupe Carlos IV was recognized as a National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar.

This year, the NHRP honors about 5,300 of the highest-scoring students from over 259,000 Hispanic/Latino juniors who take the PSAT/NMSQT. Students with a junior year cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and a qualifying PSAT score are recognized as scholars.

The NHRP does not provide a financial reward, however being named is an important academic recognition. NHRP honors outstanding students and makes this information available to subscribing colleges and universities that are particularly interested in communicating with academically exceptional Hispanic/Latino students.

Carlos, 18, will pursue a major in Engineering or Physics. He currently attends Nathan Hale High School, has more than double the amount of required community service hours, is on the varsity soccer team and plays Premier Club Soccer for Seattle United.

Here is more information about the NHRP program:

National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP)
An Opportunity for Hispanic/Latino Students

The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) identifies academically outstanding Hispanic/Latino high school students. Each year, the NHRP honors about 5,000 of the highest-scoring students from over 250,000 Hispanic/Latino juniors who take the PSAT/NMSQT®. These students are from the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, the Mariana Islands and the Marshall Islands, as well as U.S. citizens attending schools abroad. Approximately 200 of the top-scoring PAA™ students from Puerto Rico are also included.

Although the NHRP does not provide a financial reward, being named is an important academic recognition, and this achievement should be indicated on your college applications. NHRP is proud to honor outstanding students and make this information available to subscribing colleges and universities that are particularly interested in communicating with academically exceptional Hispanic/Latino students.

http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/about/nhrp.html

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