The Greater New Orleans Foundation is accepting applications for the Myer Epstein Bishop Scholarship.

Bishop, a 1978 graduate of East Ascension High School, died in 2005.

He earned a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from LSU in 1983 and a master of fine arts in dance in 1986 from New York University.

The $1,000 scholarship is awarded by the family of Bishop to one graduating senior from Ascension Parish on an annual basis.

For information, contact the Greater New Orleans Foundation, Myer Epstein Bishop Scholarship Fund, c/o Allie Betts, 1055 St. Charles Ave., Suite 100, New Orleans, LA 70130.

Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1.

For the application, visit 2015-Application.docx.