Rodrigue Foundation - 2018 Scholarship Art Contest

posted Nov 28, 2017, 10:32 AM by Keri Miles   [ updated Dec 1, 2017, 9:48 AM ]

Brief Description:

Are you a creative junior or senior? If yes, you are invited to use your creativity to bring a monster, myth, or legend to life through an original work of art. 

Host Institution:

In 2009, George Rodrigue formed GRFA as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. In addition to providing financial assistance in the arts and other areas, GRFA will plan, develop, and implement a series of unique educational art programs that are specially designed to enhance and expand art curriculums, despite continuing state and federal cutbacks.

Eligibility:

In order to apply for this program, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  •       All juniors and seniors in Louisiana are eligible for entry in the GRFA Art Contest.
  •       Seniors must be enrolled in college for the fall 2018 semester in order to receive scholarship funds. Juniors will receive a cash scholarship towards future college expenses.
  •       No test score, grade point average, or college major requirement is necessary for entry.

Instructions for Applying:

You can enter the contest at: http://myapps.caspio.com/gusander/ by January 19, 2018.

Award Description:

  •       A group of 15 finalists will share $45,000 in college scholarships.
  •       The 15 winning entries will travel on public view for one year as an exhibition at museums and cultural venues across Louisiana.
Additional Information (on the George Rodrique Foundation):

       http://georgerodriguefoundation.blogspot.in/2017/11/art-contest-deadline-is-only-59-days.html 

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