Awards 60 Scholarships – Academic, Arts, and Vocational-Technical – to St. Bernard Parish Students
The Arlene and Joseph Meraux Charitable Foundation announced it has awarded 60 scholarships to St. Bernard Parish 2018 high school graduates to pursue postsecondary studies. Annually, the Foundation awards 50 scholarships based on academic achievement, four based on artistic accomplishment, and six for vocational-technical school. To date, the Foundation has awarded more than 780 scholarships valued at some $2.38 million.
“We are extremely proud of this year’s scholarship recipients,” said Rita Gue, the president of the Meraux Foundation. “With education as one of our Foundation’s top priorities, we are proud to award deserving local students with scholarships to help them pursue postsecondary education.”
The Meraux Foundation Scholars are chosen by an independent committee of educators.
Meraux Foundation 2018 Academic Scholars:
My Linh Hoang
Meghan St Angelo
Meraux Foundation 2018 Arts Scholars:
Meraux Foundation 2018 Vocational-Technical Scholars: