Katherine Strahm of Holtville has been awarded an All-College Scholarship from Aid Association for Lutherans/Lutheran Brotherhood. The scholarship is for $2,000 ($500 for each of four years).
Strahm, a graduate of Holtville High School, is one of 1,700 graduating seniors to receive an AAL/LB All-College Scholarship.
The 2002 recipients were chosen from more than 6,000 applicants by ACT Recognition Program Services, a leader in scholarship support services. Selection was based on academic record, leadership qualities, church and community involvement and extracurricular activities.
Aid Association for Lutherans and Lutheran Brotherhood merged Jan. 1 to create AAL/LB, the largest fraternal benefit society in the United States. Made up of nearly 3 million members, the organization offers an array of financial products and services, as well as charitable programs, to Lutherans, their families and their communities.