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2017 Art Contest Winners

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to the winning students! Over 500 high school students from across Louisiana entered the 2017 Scholarship Art Contest by submitting original works of art for the theme "New Orleans Tricentennial." GRFA awarded $46,500 in college scholarships to 11 seniors and 5 juniors!

 

 

 

 

1st Place Senior

$6,000

"Vintage Orleans"

Justin Kimes

Caddo Career & Technical Center

Shreveport, LA

 

 

 

2nd Place Senior

$5,500

"Our NOLA"

Stephanie Sullivan

Thomas Jefferson High School

for Advanced Studies

Gretna, LA

 

 

3rd Place Senior

$5,000

"Colorful Roots"

Nathan Vogel

Riverdale High School

Jefferson, LA

 
 
4th Place Senior
 
$4,500
 
"Behind the Masks"
 
Caroline Toups
 
St. Thomas More High School
 
Lafayette, LA
 
 
5th Place Senior
 
$4,000
 
"Dreams of the Crescent City"
 
Isabella Biondini
 
Covington High School
 
Covington, LA

 

 

 

 6th Place Senior

$3,500

"Sounds of the Port"

Ashleigh Rains

Zachary High School

Zachary, LA

 
 
 
 7th Place Senior
 
$3,000
 
"Medaille a' Travers Le Temps
(Medley Through Time)"
 
Hope Gann
 
Riverdale High School
 
Jefferson, LA
 
 
 
 
8th Place Senior
 
$2,500
 
"The Big Easy"
 
Abby Hunter
 
Thomas Jefferson High School 
for Advanced Studies
 
Gretna, LA
 
 
 
9th Place Senior
 
$2,000
 
"Southern Hospitality"
 
Kristen Ronquille
 
Fisher Middle/High School
 
Lafitte, LA
 
 
 10th Place Senior
 
$1,500
 
"Unchanging City"
 
Morgaine Trahan
 
Vandebilt Catholic High School
 
Houma, LA
 
 
 
11th Place Senior
 
$1,500
 
"Rooted in Faith"
 
Carolyn Nguyen
 
Academy of Our Lady
 
Marrero, LA
 
 
 
 
1st Place Junior
 
$1,250
 
"La Ville Fait Signe"
 
Alexandra Hinkle
 
St. Joseph's Academy
 
Baton Rouge, LA
 

 2nd Place Junior

 $1,000

"Fleur De Legacy"

Andrew Butler

Brother Martin High School

New Orleans, LA

 

 3rd Place Junior

$750

"Cajun Contemplation"

Maxwell Crochet"

South Terrebonne High School

Bourg, LA

 

 
 
4th Place Junior
 
$500
 
"Where the Past Meets the Present"
 
Annabel Strange
 
Sterlington High School
 
Monroe, LA
 
 
 
5th Place Junior
 
$250
 
"Royal"
 
Joei Jacob
 
St. Thomas More High School
 
Lafayette, LA
 
 
2016 Art Contest - 1st Place Senior
"Hail to the King!" by Kourtney Aultman from Jefferson, LA. She won 1st Place Senior and a
$6,000 college scholarship in our 2016 Art Contest.