May 5: Show Your Support For Young Artists On GiveNOLA Day

May 5 is GiveNOLA Day! On that day, your tax-deductible gift to The NOCCA Institute will support our crucial Financial Aid Program. Financial Aid helps students pay for department and technology fees, travel to arts competitions and college auditions, and undertake life-changing summer training programs. The number of Financial Aid…

Financial Aid Stories: 2013-2014

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 is GiveNOLA Day, when all charitable donations made through the GiveNOLA website will be used to support The NOCCA Institute’s Financial Aid Program. That program ensures that every young artist accepted into NOCCA can afford the supplies and equipment (like ballet slippers, novels, and leotards) they need to…

Financial Aid: Four Stories

The NOCCA Institute awarded over $150,000 in Term-Time and Summer Study Financial Aid in 2012-13.  Students receiving aid from the Institute graduated from NOCCA with almost $7 million in scholarship offers and aid to college (not including TOPS).   Support from foundations, corporations and individuals for this program opened the…

News Of Note From The Graduating Class Of 2010

As of May 15, the class of 2010 had earned over $12 million in scholarships and aid to college (not including TOPS), a $100,000 per student average. Sixty-one percent of graduates will be studying out-of-state, and 39% will attend colleges in Louisiana. The per student average scholarship has risen from…

The Financial Aid Program: Some Of Our Successes

The NOCCA Institute awarded $90,000 in Term-Time, Summer Study, and Summer Session Financial Aid to members of the 2010 graduating class during their tenure at NOCCA. They, in turn, earned $7.6 million in scholarships and aid to college. What’s more, eighty-eight percent of students receiving assistance from the NOCCA Institute…

Items of note

As of May 15, the class of 2009 earned $8,750,000 in scholarships and aid to college (not including TOPS), a $91,000 per student average.  Sixty percent of graduates will be studying out-of-state, and 40% will attend colleges in Louisiana. * * * * * On June 15, 14 NOCCA Jazz…

The Financial Aid Program: Some of our successes

The NOCCA Institute awarded $60,000 in Term-Time and Summer Study Financial Aid support to this year’s graduates during their years of study at NOCCA.  They earned $5.4 million in scholarships and aid to college.  Eighty percent of students receiving assistance from TNI earned college awards, with the remaining earning TOPS…