With the help of our sponsors and those who participate in the rodeo, the Foundation has awarded more than $250,000 to local charities and in scholarships to local students in need through the following:
- Rodeo Scholarships: Applications for 2020 will open in March of 2020.
- Fletcher Technical Community College: An annual scholarship is given to a student in need enrolled in an oil service or business related field of study. Students can apply through Fletcher’s financial aid office.
- Nicholls State University: An annual scholarship is given to a student in need enrolled in an oil service or business related field of study. Students can apply through Nicholls’ financial aid office.
- South Central Industrial Association (SCIA): Two to Four annual scholarships are awarded through SCIA to a Louisiana high school student from the tri-parish area. Students can apply at http://www.sciaonline.net/scholarship.aspx.
- Ellender, H.L. Bourgeois, Terrebonne, South Terrebonne, Houma Christian, Covenant and Vandebilt High Schools: Annual Scholarships, primarily based on need, are given to one student chosen from each of Houma’s four public high schools and one student chosen from the private high schools. Students can get an application from his/her school guidance counselor.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
Rodeo Scholarship Recipients:
Jordan Remont: 2016 graduate of VCHS now attending LSU
Taylor Portier: 2018 graduate of STHS now attending LSUE
Andrew Cowan: 2013 graduate of PHS now attending SELU
Hannah Marie Furlan: 2012 graduate of FHS now attending SELU
Cassidy My Trinh Nguyen: 2019 graduate of VCHS
Cody Paul Arceneaux: 2019 graduate of STHS
Jenna Pellegrin: 2017 graduate of STHS now attending NSU
Kaci Credeur: 2016 graduate of STHS now attending ULL
Brock Wunstell: 2018 graduate of VCHS now attending ULL
Alyssa Dobson: 2016 graduate of THS now attending LSU
Memorial Scholarship Recipients :
Natalie Buquet: 2019 graduate of STHS
Macyn Leger: 2019 graduate of HLB
Alaina Mitchell: 2019 graduate of THS
Dermonte Johnson: 2019 graduate of EMHS
Jazmine Ezell: 2019 graduate of VCHS
Terrebonne Parish Baccalaureate Scholarship Program:
Carlie Kay Christ: 2019 graduate of Terrebonne
Ali Armani Pink: 2019 graduate of Terrebonne
Emily Comeaux: 2019 graduate of Ellender Memorial
Lindzey Joseph: 2019 graduate of Ellender Memorial
Lexie Maddox: 2019 graduate of South Terrebonne
2018-19 Nicholls State University Recipient: Elizabeth Clement
2018-19 Fletcher Technical Community College: Samantha Bourgeois
SOUTH CENTRAL INDUSTRIAL ASSOCIATION: To be announced soon
Scholarships range in the amount of $500 to $5000
Other Donations: The Foundation has made charitable donations to the Regional Military Museum, Restore or Retreat, Houma’s Adaptive Park, NSU’s Maritime Management Program, HPD, the Jared Van Aalst Memorial Foundation, Boy Scouts, Liberty Dwelling, Hope Extreme, East Park Recreation, the Morganza Action Coalition and many others.