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2022 Superintendent’s Scholarships Announced

Superintendent Scholarships Announced

The Lafayette Parish School System is pleased to announce that 38 students were awarded scholarships through the Superintendent’s Scholarship Committee. The scholarship money is raised through the fundraising efforts of the Superintendent’s Annual Golf Tournament held each spring. 

The committee awarded 38 scholarships for a total amount of $54,500. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $2,000. Each applicant’s score determined the award amount. 

Winners are as follows: 

$2,000 Scholarship

  • Lillian Theriot, Carencro High School
  • Eli Melton, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Ruth Moges, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Cameron Strother, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Ramudhi Kariyawsam, Early College Academy
  • Zoe Sudul, Early College Academy
  • Aiden Willis, Early College Academy
  • Khoda Clark, Lafayette High School
  • Abby Malbreaux, Lafayette High School

$1,500 Scholarship

  • Katilyn Kemper, Acadiana High School
  • Emily Dore, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Cameron Fitzgerald, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Karmindi Philips, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Keely Rainey, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Jack Nelson, Early College Academy
  • Peyton Hebert, Lafayette High School
  • Emily Keller, Lafayette High School
  • Landon Terro, Lafayette High School
  • Esther Van Ro, Lafayette High School

$1,250 Scholarship

  • Keira Keys, Carencro High School
  • Thalia Bernard, Ovey Comeaux High School
  • Ean Richard, Ovey Comeaux High School
  • Kamryn Babineaux, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy 
  • Amar Jones, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Chloe Must, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Juan Gonzalez, Early College Academy
  • Daija Bickham, Lafayette High School
  • Zachary Zhuo, Lafayette High School
  • Aria Guillory, Southside High School

$1,000 Scholarship

  • Sherrod Taylor, Carencro High School
  • Alaina Shaffer, David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy
  • Leonardo Chavez, Lafayette High School
  • Peyton Harris, Lafayette High School
  • Izamary Lara, Lafayette High School
  • Jacques Laughlin, Lafayette High School
  • Amir Noel, Lafayette High School
  • Onyeka Nwaezeapu, Lafayette High School
  • Sage St. Julien, Northside High School

Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered:

  • Begin his/her freshman year in 2021-2022 at an accredited Louisiana college, university, or vocational-technical school
  • Enroll as a full time student (12 or more hours) 
  • Finish high school with an overall 2.5 G.P.A. or higher on a 4.0 scale 
  • Demonstrate financial need 

The selection process is based on the following:

  • The committee prioritizes applications by level of need and assigns three tiers.  In addition to income, the amount of scholarship awarded from other sources  is taken into account. 
  • The committee scored the applications using a rubric with five elements: household income, ACT score, GPA, the number of siblings living in the household, and an essay. 

Superintendent Irma Trosclair would like to give special thanks to the community members who support this scholarship program. The scholarships given to these students would not be possible without the sponsors that help fund The Superintendent’s Golf Tournament as well as the scholarship itself. The superintendent would also like to thank the Superintendent’s Scholarship Committee for their role in selecting these students. 

The Superintendent’s Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, May 27, 2022  at Farm d’Allie Golf Club. Players as well as sponsors are needed to continue to fund this scholarship initiative. Please contact Nic Jeffers, Director of Athletics, Physical Education and Health for further golf tournament information.

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