LOUISIANA'S MUSIC: George Rodrigue Foundation
Nov 17, 2015 — Jan 31, 2016
The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts and the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation grants monetary scholarships to high school juniors and seniors through an annual visual arts competition in order to encourage individual participation in the arts. In 2015, over 700 high school students from across Louisiana entered the 2015 Scholarship Art Contest by submitting original works of art on the theme of "Louisiana's Music." The Foundation awarded $45,000 in college scholarships to ten seniors and five juniors.