Meraux student receives $500 LA Sheriff’s ScholarshipJun 22nd, 2012 | By admin | Category: School News
Melanie Burkhardt of Meraux, 17, a recent graduate of Cabrini High School, has received a $500 scholarship from the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Program for 2012.
The daughter of Wally and Lisa Burkhardt, Melanie will attend LSU in Baton Rouge this fall.
The scholarship is funded through donations to the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association honorary membership program.
St. Bernard Parish’s Sheriff’s Office participates in the Sheriff’s Association program and Sheriff-elect James Pohlmann met with the winner and her family members.