List of Scholarships

Thanks to the vision and generosity of many donors, the Baton Rouge Area Foundation offers a variety of scholarships to eligible applicants with varied and diverse criteria. Scholarships are primarily awarded on financial need, academic achievement and good citizenship. Descriptions and deadlines for scholarships are below. Only open scholarships are live in our application system. The Foundation only accepts online applications.

We encourage you to browse the descriptions that are linked to the names of the scholarships. You can learn about:

  • The purpose of the donor
  • Any special eligibility criteria or additional requirements for consideration
  • The type of award (one-time, multi-year or renewable)

M. Paul and Janice LeBlanc Memorial Scholarship
Minimum GPA: 3.0    
Location, HS or Employment: Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, Iberville, and Tangipahoa parishes    
College: Louisiana college or university    
Amount: $500    
Deadline: April 30

Karen E. Domingue-Maillet and Solvay/Eco Services Scholarship      
Minimum GPA: 3.0    
Location, HS or Employment: Baker High, Glen Oaks High or Scotlandville Magnet High         
Amount: $10,000    
Deadline: March 1

Harriet Babin Miller Scholarship      
Location, HS or Employment: Dutchtown High School         
Amount: $500    
Deadline: April 1

Aaron Bernard Murray and Fay Tyler Murray Education Encouragement Award 
Location, HS or Employment: Baton Rouge Magnet High School    
Amount: $750    
Deadline: March 30

David and Jeannie Price Scholarship    
Field of Study: Business degree    
Minimum GPA: 3.5         
College: LSU-BR or University of Missouri    
Amount: $3,000    
Deadline: April 15

St. James Parish Scholarship         
Minimum GPA: 2.0    
Location, HS or Employment: St James Parish 4th and 5th Political Districts         
Amount: $4,000    
Deadline: May 31

John Ivany Marshall Family Scholarship
Field of Study: Music
Amount: $500
Deadline: July 15

WRKF Scholarship in Journalism  (CLOSED) 
Field of Study: Mass Communications and/or Broadcast Journalism    
Minimum GPA: 3.0    
College: Southern University or LSU-BR    
Amount: $1,000    
Deadline: June 1

Associated Grocers-Sam S. Politz Scholarship   
Minimum GPA: 3.5  
Location, HS or Employment: Louisiana high schools     Amount: $8,000    
Deadline: March 1

Twiley, Marie and Bringier Barker Scholarship      
Minimum GPA: 2.7    
Location, HS or Employment: East Baton Rouge, E. Feliciana, Livingston, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington or W. Feliciana         
Amount: $2,000    
Deadline: May 31

Paul F. Brown Scholarship    
Field of Study: Arts in Music and/or Music Education     Location, HS or Employment: Louisiana high schools    
College: LSU-Baton Rouge    
Amount: $3,000    
Deadline: June 30

Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship   
Field of Study: Insurance related         
Location, HS or Employment: Louisiana high schools or colleges    
Amount: $8,000    
Deadline: May 31

Roger J. Clouatre Memorial Scholarship  
Minimum GPA: 3.0    
Location, HS or Employment: Ascension Parish high schools    
Amount: $500    
Deadline: April 30

Cheryl D. Conkling Memorial Scholarship  
Minimum GPA: 2.0    
Amount: $12,000    
Deadline: May 31

Ruby J. Darensbourgh-Cook Scholarship
Field of Study: Elementary or Early Childhood Education         
Location, HS or Employment: Louisiana colleges or education certification programs          
Amount: $1,500    
Deadline: varies

Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Scholarship  
Minimum GPA: 2.0    
Location, HS or Employment: Admax or Associated Grocers affiliated stores         
Amount: $7,000    
Deadline: June 15

 



Questions about scholarships?

Contact LaToria Thomas
225.387.6126
lthomas@braf.org