|Scholarship Name:||The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts (“GRFA”) Scholarship
|Scholarship Description:|| Scholarship offered through the GRFA to Louisiana students.
|Number of Scholarships:||Multiple awards|
|Official Transcript Required:||N/A|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||N/A
|Original Essay Required:||Yes
|Additional Requirements and Information:||1) Must be enrolled in a Louisiana public or private high school, home school or GED program; 2) Must design an original poster (not smaller than 11 x 14 inches, or larger than 18 x 24 inches); 3) Artwork must be in one (1) of the following accepted mediums: paint (oil, acrylic, watercolor), pastels, charcoal, graphite, pen, color pencil, collage, ink, mixed media, and digital media.
• GRFA scholarship art contest offers one-time college scholarships and awards totaling over $45,000.00 to the top ten (10) senior and top five (5) junior winners.
• Recipients announced at the Annual Art Contest Awards Luncheon.
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Online application|
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||May be a high school junior or senior
|Category (Select all that apply):||Residency, Merit-based, Art-related|
|Point of Contact:||George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts, Inc.
747 Magazine Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Telephone: (504) 324-9614
Deadline: January 25, 2019 (NLT 5 p.m.) (receipt date) (extended deadline)
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).