LJHS student wins scholarship

Erica Trimble, La Jolla High School, is a winner of a Sempra Energy one-year, $4,000 scholarship.

Her award is one of more than $200,000 in college scholarships to 38 high school seniors as part of the company’s annual scholarship program for children of employees.

The winners can use the funds for tuition and fees, room and board, books and other required tools at a college or university. The funds also may be used to pursue a trade such as computer programming, auto mechanics or any other profession at an accredited vocational or technical school.