Ridgefield High School seniors Robert Buckley and Raymond Sun each earned a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship Wednesday, May 9.

Buckley and Sun were chosen from a talent pool of more than 15,000 finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Buckley, who will study computer science, received a scholarship that was underwritten by Conagra Brands Foundation.

Sun, who will study bioengineering, received a scholarship that was supported by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation’s own funds.