Boudreaux Family Scholarship in Honor of Jerry and Cherry Boudreaux

Jerry and Cherry Boudreaux rose from humble beginnings and dedicated their lives to education. They believed that with education, hard work, and perseverance, individual accomplishments are unlimited. The Boudreaux family has established the Boudreaux Family Scholarship Fund in Honor of Jerry and Cherry Boudreaux.

Each year, the Fund provides one scholarship to a Zachary High school graduating senior who will attend an accredited college or university full-time. Please note, no exceptions will be made. Students must meet all criteria.

The scholarship award is $2,000 per semester for two semesters for a total of $4,000.  Scholarship awards shall be used toward the following, in order of priority: tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and commuting expenses up to $50 a month.  


  • ACT/SAT scores
  • Academic resume
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Official proof of enrollment letter from school

January 1, 2018

March 1, 2018

To receive the second-semester award, each recipient must maintain full-time enrollment status as an undergraduate, as defined by the college or university, and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.  Students must provide the Foundation with an official transcript and proof of full-time enrollment for the upcoming semester.


Questions about scholarships?

Contact Scholarship Manager
phone: 225.387.6126
fax: 225.387.6153