Lint Center’s ‘Ben Franklin’ Scholarship ($500)
WINNER: Kerrie K (2010)

Academically, professionally, and athletically, Kerrie K. has had a privilege to lead in a variety of ways. Her time spent in Germany as a Congress-Bundestag scholarship recipient exemplifies her ability to adapt, learn and lead in an unfamiliar setting. The opportunity to be a “youth ambassador” for one year broadened her cultural awareness, established language fluency in German, and prompted a journey of self-discovery. During her undergraduate studies, she exhibited academic excellence graduating cum laude and representing her university at the Air Force Academy Assembly while balancing varsity athletic pursuits.

Read her essay and bio.