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Rau for Art Foundation Awards Scholarships to Three JP Schools Students

Jefferson Parish Schools comprised more than half of the finalists and all of the winners in the annual Rau for Art Foundation’s scholarship competition.

Riverdale High 11th grade student Kathy Nguyen took the top spot and earned a $7,500 scholarship. Fisher High 12th grade student Skylar Fazende won second place and earned a $3,000 scholarship. Riverdale High 12th grade student Helen Hoang was awarded a $1,500 scholarship for placing third.

Young artists from around greater New Orleans competed for the scholarships. Also among the finalists were Riverdale High student’s Sara Deleon and Sabrina Andino and Fisher High student Skylar Olano.