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Chinese Bridge Program 2022 Sterling Scholars Annouced

Three students in the Chinese High School Bridge Program were awarded Sterling Scholar honors in 2022, from three different high schools. Laurel Dalton, Jiaxin Haslam and Lindsey Lindgren were each honored with the award in the World Languages group.

Congratulations to these scholars of excellence! 

State Finalist(s)


Mountain Ridge High School

Laurel Dalton Utah 2022 Sterling Scholar Awards, the Second Runner-Up in World Languages Group


High School Finalist(s)    
Brighton High School Lindsey Lindgren Brighton High School Sterling Scholar in World Languages Group

Orem High School

Jiaxin Haslam Orem High School Sterling Scholar in World Languages Group


A Sterling Scholar is a high school senior who is publicly recognized and awarded for the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship in the State of Utah.

A potential Sterling Scholar presents an all-encompassing portfolio on their work in a specific category and is interviewed by judges in the category’s field at various times.

Sterling Scholars are awarded at the high school, semi-final and finals levels.  At the awards ceremony, finalists in 14 categories are announced and then an overall Sterling Scholar winner is also announced (from

Mountain Ridge Sterling Scholars, courtesy

Last Updated: 10/26/23