National Merit Scholarship awarded to LHS senior

Rounak Bera

Lindbergh High School senior Rounak Bera is the recipient of a National Merit Scholarship Corp. $2,500 college scholarship.

About 2,500 seniors nationwide were selected to receive the $2,500 awards, based on academic record, standardized test scores, leadership, community service, essay completion and letters of recommendation.

More than two dozen of the winners are from the St. Louis region, according to a news release.