Patrick F. Taylor Foundation

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$7.5 million gift by Patrick F. Taylor Foundation will fund new Smithsonian exhibit on 'everyday things' | NOLA.com

WASHINGTON -- The New Orleans-based foundation named for the late businessman Patrick Taylor is donating $7.5 million to the Smithsonian's National …

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<i>The Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS), which offers</i> <i>state-funded, merit-based scholarships to Louisiana colleges for student achievers in</i> …

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"TOPS gave me the opportunity to attend college in a state that I have loved and called home since birth. It gives all students from our state the …

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"TOPS definitely helped me and my brother graduate from college. We were the first two [people] to graduate in our family and honestly, without TOPS, …

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"When I was making a decision about where to attend college, it was ultimately between LSU and Alabama and [I chose] LSU due to the TOPS program. …

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Of the original 183 students, aka “Taylor’s Kids”, many went on to college, and five of those students were recognized in Who’s Who Among American …

Growing job demand in Gulf of Mexico to be met with new partnership between LMOGA, LED, and several Louisiana colleges | NOLA.com

With an estimated 30,000 offshore jobs coming to the Gulf of Mexico over the next few years, Louisiana is jumping ahead of the curve and organizing a …

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“I think the fact that TOPS helps set a standard in high school in order to be eligible to earn that funding [is important] because the required …

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"The TOPS Core curriculum in high school really prepared me for college. I graduated from UNO in 2014 with a business degree. Right now I am debt …

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Welcome TOPS Grads!

ARE YOU A TOPS GRAD?<p>HELP US CONNECT WITH STUDENTS, TOPS GRADS, AND PARENTS EVERYWHERE!<p>ABOUT<p>In 2008, TOPS was renamed Taylor Opportunity Program for …

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"TOPS is a good investment because it’s an investment in Louisiana’s youth and Louisiana’s children. It gives them an opportunity to get an education …

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"I learned about the TOPS program in high school and 10 of my classmates and I were able to attend college in New Orleans because of the TOPS …

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July 10, 1989: Twenty-five years ago today, the first “Taylor Plan” was signed into law. In Louisiana, a college education for all children was now …

Governor Jindal Signs Legislation to Create New Workforce Incentive Fund

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal joined leaders from higher education systems across<p>Louisianato sign HB 1033 by Speaker Chuck Kleckley, …

Higher Education

The Interesting Life of Southern's Siegfried Coleman

Siegfried Coleman is a proud 2014 graduate of the Southern University Law Center. Like many HBCU students, he survived late nights and tough assignments while balancing a full-time job and life as a husband and father.<p>Coleman is well on his way to fulfilling a life long dream of becoming a lawyer, …

NSU wins $10K in Lunchtime Likes contest

NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Foundation will receive $10,000 after winning a statewide contest in recognition of the 25th …

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University is participating in a statewide contest in recognition of the 25th anniversary of the Taylor Opportunity …

Patrick Taylor Student Named Gates Millennium Scholar — Jefferson Parish Public School System

Paris Evans, a senior at Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy, has been named a 2014 Gates Millennium Scholar. The prestigious award …

President's Academy

<b>important dates</b><br>- apply by May 7<br>- receive notifications by May 14<br>- payment due by May 21<p><b>June 17-22, 2018</b><p>Preparatory program designed specifically for …

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“I think TOPS is an excellent program because it’s for everyone. [As long as you] do the work and you make the grades anyone can get the TOPS …

MORE LOUISIANA SENIORS ACHIEVING COLLEGE-GOING ACT SCORES

<i>Number of Students Earning College Admissions without Remediation Grows by More Than 5,200 since 2012</i> <br>BATON ROUGE, La. - The Department of Education …

Louisiana TOPS

Signing of Taylor Plan in Governor Buddy Roemer's Office<p>In 1989, the original Louisiana Taylor Plan became law as a result of Mr. Patrick F. Taylor’s …

College & University

Patrick F. Taylor Foundation – The Patrick F. Taylor Story

Mr. Taylor was born in Beaumont, Texas, on June 12, 1937. He received a full academic scholarship from The Kinkaid School in Houston and graduated, …

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