This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded by the Bishop family to one graduating senior from Ascension Parish on an annual basis. Crawford, Arlene, and Myer loved life and young people. They truly enjoyed every aspect of life, from agriculture to the arts. They were excited to learn and to teach, and were very committed to education. Their legacy will live on through this scholarship.
The Crawford, Arlene and Myer 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 3, 2018.