ERIC Number: ED043286
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970
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Review of Research.
National Merit Scholarship Corp., Evanston, IL.
This report discusses the research in progress and finished research conducted by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Three types of studies are currently in progress: (1) longitudinal studies of Merit Scholars; (2) studies of talented Negro students; and (3) studies of participants in the national talent search. Previous studies, those conducted between 1957 through 1969, fall in the following categories: (1) characteristics of able students; (2) progress of Scholars; (3) the Merit Program; (4) prediction of performance; (5) characteristics of colleges; (6) college effects; (7) career choice; (8) Twin Studies; (9) assessment methods; and (10) research methods. (AF)
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Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: National Merit Scholarship Corp., Evanston, IL.