", The PPG logo, PPG Paints, and Colorful Communities are registered trademarks and We protect and beautify the world, the Colorful Communities logo, PPG Paints Arena, and PPG Science Pavilion are trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc. Public Announcements for the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program September 9, 2020. A good way to tackle all standardized tests is to divide the number of questions by the time you have allotted to take the test so you know how much time to spend on each question. One way to be ready and fight off the fear of standardized tests is to practice, research and prepare. National Merit and NMSQT are registered trademarks of National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Frisco ISD Students Awarded National Merit Scholarships May 20, 2020. If kids want to take the actual PSATs before their third year, they can do so. 2020 Latest: Biden says he’s preparing for White House News Education. Since then, the PPG Foundation has awarded more than 3,000 scholarships to students across the U.S. who are either children of PPG employees or who attend school in communities where PPG has a presence. May 12, 2021. Any high school student, whether in a traditional or homeschool environment, can enter the scholarship competition. Established in 2019, the award honors Sloan, the former executive director of the PPG Foundation, and a director of National Merit Scholarship Corporation’s Board from 2008 to 2014, for her lasting mark on PPG’s community engagement efforts and the National Merit Scholarship Program. © 2020 PPG Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Corporation. 2020 PPG Foundation National Merit Scholarship Program winners. Don’t let standardized tests be intimidating. Additional 2020 winners not pictured above include Austin Barnes, Emma Hayes, and Nina Kisanga*. Each year, the academic talents and outstanding community service commitment of one PPG employee-child recipient are recognized with the Sue Sloan Scholarship Award. If the student qualifies for free or discounted lunches, they can qualify for a fee waiver. If they do well, their scores can only help their applications. Usually, only one PSAT test score will be used to enter the National Merit Scholarship competition. That equates to about 3% of the high schoolers who take the PSATs. "Receiving this scholarship was an honor and meaningful because it showed me the extent to which PPG cares about its community and the success of future generations of its employees. The Seigneurie logo is a registered trademark of PPG AC France.