Examples from the Web for finalist
For months, I struggled with the decision and after being rejected as a finalist from a fellowship I found myself at a crossroads.There’s No Better Test for Millennials than the American City|Michael Tubbs|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The duo also thanked mentor—and former CVFF finalist—Prabal Gurung for his assistance and support.
We learn that Rachel is a finalist for the part of Fanny Brice in the revival of Funny Girl.The First ‘Glee’ Without Cory Monteith Was Blissfully Joyous|Kevin Fallon|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The 2013 fiction judges: Charles Baxter was a finalist for the National Book Award in fiction in 2000 for The Feast of Love.
René Steinke was a 2005 National Book Award finalist in fiction for her novel Holy Skirts.
The finalist or teleological conception is not any more tenable, for Evolution is not simply the realization of a plan.Bergson and His Philosophy|J. Alexander Gunn
Already the finalist theory of life eludes all precise verification.Creative Evolution|Henri Bergson
This reason is a logical necessity, but the logical necessity does not prove the teleological or finalist necessity.Tragic Sense Of Life|Miguel de Unamuno