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The Jean Breaux Award 2022 – 2023 is a grant program of the AcA for high school and college students as well as non-profit organizations in the 8-parish region of Acadiana including Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Vermilion Parishes. This program provides financial support to practicing young artists, who are interested in enhancing their skills through participation in advanced study beyond what is available in their present school curriculum or for non-profit organizations providing artistic professional development for highschool or college students living in Acadiana. Recognized arts disciplines for this program are performing arts, visual arts, dance, folklife, literary arts, media arts, music, theater, and arts administration
Funding Period: May 1, 2022 to April 30, 2023
Award: Up to $1,000
Application Deadline: April 1, 2022, submitted via the online form by 11:59 pm
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: April 22, 2022 by 4:30pm
Notification Date: TBC
For assistance prior to the deadline, please contact:
Gwen Richard, Community Development Director, Gwen@AcadianaCenterfortheArts.org
Anna Kojevnikov, Community Development Manager, Anna@AcadianaCenterfortheArts.org
Or give us a call at 337-233-7060
High school and college students planning to pursue a career or professional training opportunity in any of the eligible arts disciplines, or arts administration. A student must be a citizen of the United States and a resident of Louisiana living in Acadiana with an overall GPA of a “B” or higher on their high school or college transcripts.
Non-profit organizations within Acadiana providing services in artistic professional development or creating new works of art involving high school and college students living in Acadiana.