Jay High’s Carson Walters, First National Merit Finalist In School History, Receives Auburn Scholarship

June 14, 2021

Jay High School Class of 2021 graduate Carson Walters has been awarded the National Merit Auburn University Scholarship. Walters is the first National Merit Scholar finalist to graduate from Jay High.

College-sponsored Merit Scholarship winners are a part of a distinguished group of about 7,500 high school seniors who will receive National Merit Scholarships for college undergraduate study worth a total of nearly $30 million. Walters lists his probable career field as orthopedic surgery and will be attending Auburn University in the fall.


8 Responses to “Jay High’s Carson Walters, First National Merit Finalist In School History, Receives Auburn Scholarship”

  1. Vicky on June 14th, 2021 6:46 pm

    Awesome good job keep up the good work !

  2. Alex on June 14th, 2021 6:00 pm

    $30,000,000÷7500=$4,000 each. It should be a lot more. Hope he gets more for all his hard work.

  3. Jackson family on June 14th, 2021 5:20 pm

    We are very proud of you and know that you will accomplish great things !
    Best of luck !!

  4. Me on June 14th, 2021 12:05 pm

    This is awesome, Carson!
    It’s apparent you’ve worked hard to get this achievement!
    Best of Luck in your future endeavors!

  5. Patsy Green on June 14th, 2021 10:06 am


  6. judy on June 14th, 2021 7:11 am

    What wonderful news! Congratulations cannot cover it! Way to go! Good job.

  7. Jan on June 14th, 2021 6:50 am

    Congratulations! That’s a fabulous accomplishment!

  8. Faye Driver on June 14th, 2021 6:50 am


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