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Finalists announced for George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts 2020 contest

Four representing Acadiana
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Posted at 11:23 AM, Feb 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-10 14:35:16-05

The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts (GRFA) announced Monday the finalists for its 2020 Art Contest - five juniors and 10 seniors who will share $45,000 in college scholarships.

Following the Scholarship Awards Luncheon on March 21, 2020, the 15 entries will travel on public view for one year as an exhibition at museums and cultural venues across Louisiana.

Finalists for the inaugural songwriting competition will be announced at a later date.

2020 Art Contest Finalists:

1. Brooks Ritter, Senior, Southside High School, Youngsville

2. Dustin Delgado, Senior, Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies, Gretna

3. Ethan Diliberto, Senior, Christ Episcopal School, Covington

4. Malachi Long, Senior, Senior West Ouachita High School, West Monroe

5. Mary Usher, Senior, St. Joseph's Academy, Baton Rouge

6. Jeffrey Lowe, Senior, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport

7. Nathan Ranel, Senior, Denham Springs High School, Denham Spring

8. Madeline McHugh, Senior, St. Thomas More High School, Lafayette

9. Sloan Hall, Senior, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport

10. Zoe Treitler, Senior, Lakeshore High School, Mandeville

11. Elise Theriot, Junior, St. Thomas More High School, Lafayette

12. Morrah Burton-Edwards, Junior, Lusher Charter School, New Orleans

13. Gabriel Davis, Junior, Riverdale High School, Jefferson

14. Diana Mayer, Junior, St. Thomas More High School, Lafayette

15. Maggie Cassuto, Junior, West Ouachita High School, West Monroe