Bellport HS Student a Questbridge Scholarship Finalist

Bellport HS Student a Questbridge Scholarship Finalist photo
The District is pleased to announce that Megan Berja, a senior at Bellport High School, has been named a finalist for a 2018 Questbridge National College Match Scholarship. If selected, Megan will be granted admission to one of Questbridge’s partner colleges with a full, four-year scholarship worth $200,000, which covers tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies and travel expenses.   

The Questbridge National College Match is a scholarship application process that assists outstanding low-income seniors admission to the nation’s most selective colleges. 

Megan is a member of the National Honor Society and math and science honor societies. The College Board recognized Megan as an Advanced Placement Scholar with Honors, and she currently ranks in the top 5 percent of the Class of 2019. In addition to participation in Mathletes and the Women in Science and Engineering Program at Stony Brook University, Megan is also a tutor and works with the high school newspaper. 

The district congratulates Megan on this outstanding academic achievement and wishes her success in receiving a scholarship.