This $1000 scholarship will be awarded by the family of Myer Epstein Bishop to one graduating senior from Ascension Parish on an annual basis. Myer Bishop was a “lover of life.” He truly enjoyed every aspect of life, from agriculture to the arts. He was always excited to learn and was very committed to education. His legacy will live on through this scholarship.
The Myer Epstein Bishop Scholarship Fund accepts only electronic application submissions through the Foundation’s online portal. The Greater New Orleans Foundation’s technology partner, Foundant, has created a brief tutorial for applicants that may be viewed here. It is highly recommended that all applicants review this video before beginning a new application in order to better understand the electronic submission process. Proposals that are not submitted electronically may not be considered.
Applications must be submitted no later than April 1, 2017.