Kayla Foret Memorial Scholarship

Kayla’s family volunteering at camp 2018.

Each year at the Camp Jambalaya Jubilee opening ceremony, a college scholarship is awarded in memory of a former camper, Kayla Foret of Houma, Louisiana.

Kayla passed away in 2001, but her warm smile and welcoming spirit have not been forgotten by her friends at the Jambalaya Jubilee. She was a true testament to the power of courage and we know she is proud of our graduating seniors.

With the support of her parents, Lynn and Ricky Foret, sister, Tiffany, and other close friends, the Kayla Foret Memorial Scholarship was established in 2002.

-High School Seniors who are active participants or alumnae of Jambalaya Jubilee.

-Student will be attending a 4-year college or community college in the fall.

How to apply:
Fill out the scholarship application form at the bottom of this page. The deadline for submissions is May 31.

Prior winners:

2019 – Grace Mathews

2018 – Drew Varner, Emily Vining, Jay Martin

2013 – Kayla Arrington

2012 – Kyle Herrin

2009 – Cambre Vincent and Lavaskie Clark

2008 – Blakely LeBoeuf

2006 – Caitlyn Labbe and Whitney Willis

2005 – Natasha Baxter

2004 – Robertnique Williams

2003 – Drew Ford

Kayla Foret Memorial Scholarship Application

Applicant must be a high school senior who has attended Camp Jambalaya Jubilee.