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  • 1801 Scholars Award-S.C. Residents
    $10,000
    Nov 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Eligibility: Applicants must participate in the entire Top Scholars Weekend, must have a minimum SAT score of 1527 (ACT score of 35) and a minimum average high school GPA of 5.3 and must be in the top 1% of their high school class on average. Students must submit both a UofSC application and a Top Scholars application supplement to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on or before Nov. 15. Applicants must be South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Columbia-Campus
    Columbia, SC 29208

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  • Annie Lee Swygert Memorial Endowed Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Piedmont Technical College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a South Carolina resident and selection is based on academic achievement and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    620 North Emerald Road
    Greenwood, SC 29646

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  • Appalachian Leaders College Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Alice Lloyd College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents in the 108-county service area and must be enrolled in 12 core curriculum credits (minimum) to receive the scholarship.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    100 Purpose Rd
    Pippa Passes, KY 41844

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  • Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program
    $2,000
    February 22
    Sponsor: South Carolina State Department of Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

    1429 Senate Street
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • Beall Memorial Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Belhaven University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be young women from the southeastern United States who are fine arts or performing arts majors.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1500 Peachtree St
    Jackson, Mississippi 39202

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  • Beaufort College Honors Scholarships-South Carolina Residents
    $2,000
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    Sponsor: University of South Carolina Beaufort

    Eligibility: Applicants must be admitted to the BCH Program and must live in Beaufort on-campus housing.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1 University Boulevard
    Bluffton, SC 29909

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  • Carolina Scholars Award-S.C. Residents
    $15,000
    November 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Eligibility: Applicants must participate in the entire Top Scholars Weekend, must have a minimum SAT score of 1527 (ACT score of 35) and a minimum average high school GPA of 5.3 and must be in the top 1% of their high school class on average. Students must submit both a UofSC application and a Top Scholars application supplement to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on or before Nov. 15. Applicants must be South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Columbia-Campus
    Columbia, SC 29208

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  • Continuing Student Scholarship
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    April 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Lancaster

    Eligibility: Applicants must be an adult continuing student that is at least 25 years of age and a resident of South Carolina. Students must have a minimum USC System grade point average (GPA) of 3.00. Applicants must be enrolled in the spring semester of the application semester in the Liberal Studies or Organizational Leadership programs.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    476 Hubbard Drive
    Lancaster, SC 29720-0889

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  • Crumley Roberts Chairman's Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 31
    Sponsor: Crumley Roberts, Attorneys at Law

    Eligibility: Applicants must plan to attend four-year colleges or universities. Transcripts, three recommendation letters, applications and essays are required. No phone calls, please.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2400 Freeman Mill Road
    Greensboro, NC 27455

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  • Crumley Roberts Next Step Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 31
    Sponsor: Crumley Roberts, Attorneys at Law

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have a minimum GPA of 3.2.

    How to apply: Applications are available to be printed online but must then be mailed. An application form, two letters of recommendation, a transcript and an essay are required.

    2400 Freeman Mill Road
    Greensboro, NC 27455

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  • Darla Moore Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Francis Marion University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents, enrolling in full-time undergraduate studies and demonstrate a financial need. Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.7.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4822 East Palmetto Street
    Florence, SC 29506

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  • Daughters of the Holy Cross - Sara Hempley Scholarship
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    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate a financial need and attend a regionally accredited school. Those who have life or work experience will be given priority. The committee will accept recommendations from leaders or employers in the faith community.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Dixie Boys Baseball Scholarship Program
    $1,250
    April 1
    Sponsor: Dixie Boys Baseball

    Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 8263
    Dothan, AL 36304

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  • Dixie Youth Scholarship Program
    $2,000
    April 1
    Sponsor: Dixie Youth Baseball Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must have been registered on a Dixie Youth Baseball team participating in a franchised Dixie Youth Baseball Inc. league prior to reaching age thirteen. Selection is based on financial need, scholastic record and citizenship. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

    How to apply: Contact your local league officials or a district, state or national director for an application, and applications are also available online.

    Johnny Berthelot, Chairman Scholarship Committee
    110 South Bolivar Street
    Suite 207
    Marshall, TX 75670

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  • Dorothy Beck Memorial Scholarship
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    February 1
    Sponsor: Black Hills State University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students in elementary education majors with a minimum 2.0 GPA. Students must be residents of South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana or North Dakota.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1200 University St
    Spearfish, SD 57799-9500

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  • Estelle Jones Memorial Scholarship
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    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must plan to attend a regionally accredited eleemosynary college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Estelle Jones Non-Traditional Students Scholarship
    $1,400
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must attend a regionally accredited eleemosynary school and demonstrate a financial need. Students with work or life experience will be given preference.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Family District 1 Scholarships
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    April
    Sponsor: American Hellenic Education Progressive Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors, high school graduates or current undergraduate or graduate students who plan to attend a college or university full-time during the calendar year of application. They must be residents of Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee or Florida.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. The current application must be used and must be sent by certified mail and return receipt requested.

    1909 Q Street NW
    Suite 500
    Washington, DC 20009

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  • Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
    $1,000
    January 14
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: An application form is required.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • First Choice Member Scholarship
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    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a college GPA of 2.5 or a high school GPA of 2.0 and plan to enroll at a regionally accredited college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Flagler Palmetto Scholarship
    $2,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Flagler College

    Eligibility: Applicants must check with the institution for requirements on eligibility. Students must be incoming freshmen who are South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    74 King Street
    Saint Augustine, FL 32084

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  • Francis Marion Education Fellow scholarship
    $5,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Francis Marion University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be part of the teacher cadet program in South Carolina with a minimum SAT score of 1160 or ACT score of 24 and must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4822 East Palmetto Street
    Florence, SC 29506

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  • Freshman Supplemental Scholarship
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    May 1
    Sponsor: Francis Marion University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted full-time freshmen who are South Carolina residents and who have demonstrated financial need. Students must qualify for full federal Pell grant eligibility and receive the full Pell grant.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4822 East Palmetto Street
    Florence, SC 29506

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  • Geisinger Scholarship
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    February 4
    Sponsor: University of Michigan

    Eligibility: Students must be first year students entering the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor for the upcoming fall semester. Applicants must be from one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    College Administration
    1221 Beal Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 2102

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  • George W. Jenkins Scholarship
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    December 1
    Sponsor: University of Miami

    Eligibility: Applicant must be high school seniors with strong academic credentials, significant financial need and a history of overcoming adversity and must be United States citizens who are residents of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee or Virginia, graduating from an accredited high school within their home state. Students must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale and a well-rounded college preparatory curriculum.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    University of Miami
    Coral Gables, FL 33146

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  • George W. Jenkins Scholarship
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    January 31
    Sponsor: Florida Southern College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be entering Florida Southern College as first-time freshmen with a 3.5 GPA, an SAT score of 1210 and an ACT score of 25. Students must submit a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens; legal residents of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, or Virginia and have overcome significant economic obstacles.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
    Lakeland, FL 33801-5698

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  • Godbold Family Foundation Scholarship
    $2,500
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    Sponsor: Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    Eligibility: Applicants must be outstanding incoming freshmen from specific counties in South Carolina, Florida, North Carolina, or Tennessee with documented financial need. Students must complete the regular financial aid application process and have an SAT score of 1500 or higher (combination of math and verbal scores only).

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    225 North Ave
    Atlanta, GA 30332-0530

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  • H. Eugene Webb, Jr. Scholarship
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    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and show participation in their community or in extracurricular activities. Students must have a financial need and plan to enroll in a regionally accredited college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • In-State Transfer Scholarship
    $2,000
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    Sponsor: University of South Carolina Beaufort

    Eligibility: Applicants must be transfer students (30 credit hours needed to qualify) who are South Carolina residents and are enrolled at the University of South Carolina Beaufort, with a minimum transfer GPA of 3.0.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1 University Boulevard
    Bluffton, SC 29909

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  • In-State Transfer Scholarships
    $1,000-$2,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming transfer students with a GPA of at least 3.0. Students must be South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • James A. Broome Scholarship
    $250
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must attend a regionally accredited post-secondary junior or senior college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • James. F. Byrnes Scholarships
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    February
    Sponsor: James F. Byrnes Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of South Carolina whose parent or parents are deceased and must attend or plan to attend a four-year college or university.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6781
    Columbia, SC 29260-6781

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  • Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
    $500-$5,000
    February 7
    Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310

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  • John D. Hollingsworth Scholarships
    $35,000
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    Sponsor: Furman University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming students from South Carolina who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and a strong commitment to their communities. Students must have demonstrated strong leadership skills and hope to continue a high level of civic engagement while attending Furman.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3300 Poinsett Highway
    Greenville, SC 29613-6162

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  • Joseph A. Vaughn Scholarships
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    Sponsor: Furman University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be new, incoming Black or African-American students who currently reside in the state of South Carolina and have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and a strong commitment to their communities. Scholarship covers tuition, room, board and all fees.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3300 Poinsett Highway
    Greenville, SC 29613-6162

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  • Kathryn D. Sullivan Earth and Marine Science Fellowship
    $14,000
    January 29
    Sponsor: South Carolina Space Grant Consortium

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be either full-time graduate students enrolled in an accredited consortium member institution or a successful applicant for full time admission to a Masters or Doctorate program in an accredited consortium member institution. Selection is based on recommendation letters, academic merit, faculty sponsorship and stated academic goals and interests in science, technology and engineering.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, two recommendation letters, a transcript and a resume are required.

    Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences
    College of Charleston
    66 George Street
    Charleston, SC 29424

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  • Kittie M. Fairey Educational Fund Scholarships
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    December
    Sponsor: Center for Scholarship Administration Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina high school seniors with a combined SAT score of 1800 or composite ACT score of 26 who plan to be full-time students at an accredited college or university in South Carolina. Selection is based on academic merit and financial need, and the applicant's parents' adjusted gross income must not exceed $40,000. A transcript, recommendation letter, essay and parents' tax documents are required.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Kittie M. Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship Program
    4320 Wade Hampton Boulevard
    Suite G
    Taylors, SC 29687-0031

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  • L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship
    $2,000
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attending school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

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  • Lawyers Against Distracted Driving Scholarship
    $1,000
    April 30
    Sponsor: Law Office of Kenneth E. Berger

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents. Students must be attending or planning to attend a university or college in the United States. A school transcript or acceptance letter and an essay on a provided topic are required.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    5205 Forest Drive
    Suite 2
    Columbia, SC 29206

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  • Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 1
    Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and scholarship essay questions are required.

    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145

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  • Legislative for Future Excellence (LIFE) Scholarship Program
    Up to full tuition
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must graduate from a high school in South Carolina or outside of South Carolina if parent is a legal resident of South Carolina, attend an eligible South Carolina public or private college full-time and be a resident of South Carolina. Entering freshmen must meet two of the following: have a minimum 3.0 GPA, a minimum SAT score of 1100 or ACT score of 24 or graduate in the top 30 percent of their class.

    How to apply: Your college will determine your eligibility based on your high school transcript. There is no application form.

    1122 Lady Street
    Suite 300
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation
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    Sponsor: Florida Southern College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be female students of Christian faith at Florida Southern College. Students must reside in one of the Southeastern states.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
    Lakeland, FL 33801-5698

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  • Lettie Pate Whitehead Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship
    Varies
    May 31
    Sponsor: George Mason University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in the College of Health and Human Services with documented financial need. Students must be residents of Virginia, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mary Land, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina or Tennessee.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4400 University Dr
    Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

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  • Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars
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    Sponsor: Mercer University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be female, Christian students from diverse backgrounds, who have demonstrated academic excellence, service and leadership to achieve their educational goals. Students must come from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1501 Mercer University Drive
    Macon, GA 31207

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  • Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars Program
    Varies
    July 18
    Sponsor: Stetson University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who self-identify as Christian in the Admissions process. Students must be residents of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    421 N Woodland Blvd
    DeLand, FL 32723

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  • Life Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents who graduated from a South Carolina high school, have a 3.0 high school GPA and enrolled in at least 12 credit hours in non-developmental courses.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3250 Saint Matthews Rd
    Orangeburg, SC 29118-8299

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  • LIFE Scholarship
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    Sponsor: University of South Carolina Beaufort

    Eligibility: Applicants must be first-time freshmen who have earned a cumulative 3.0 grade point average (GPA) based on the SC Uniform Grading Scale (SC UGS) upon high school graduation, score 1100 on the SAT or 24 on the ACT or rank in the top 30% of the graduating class. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents (green card holders) at the time of high school graduation and be legal residents of South Carolina. Applicants must be enrolled as full-time degree-seeking students in an eligible program of study.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1 University Boulevard
    Bluffton, SC 29909

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  • Lottery Tuition Assistance Program
    Up to $1,200 per term
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), be residents of South Carolina and be enrolled as a degree-seeking student in a minimum of six credit hours at an eligible two-year technical institution, a USC two-year regional campus or Spartanburg Methodist College.

    How to apply: Applications are available by telephone request.

    Mr. Gerrick Hampton, Lottery Tuition Assistance Program Manager
    1122 Lady Street
    Suite 300
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • Louetta Slice Scholarship Fund
    $3,000
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate a financial need and plan to attend an accredited college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 14
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
    $2,000
    January 14
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • Michael A. DeMayo Scholarship
    $2,500
    April 12
    Sponsor: Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo LLP

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who live in one of the following North Carolina or South Carolina counties: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson, Cumberland, York, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro or Dillon. They must be accepted at or planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must submit a written or recorded presentation on the dangers of drunk driving along with their applications. Selection is based on academic achievement, standardized test scores, extracurricular activities and presentation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, presentation, standardized test scores, an applicant photo, a transcript and two recommendation letters are required.

    1211 East Morehead Street
    Charlotte, NC 28204

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  • NACA South Student Leadership Scholarships
    Varies
    November 30
    Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities

    Eligibility: Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or Puerto Rico.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212

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  • NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
    $3,000
    January 1
    Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.

    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145

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  • NGU Fellows Scholarship
    Varies
    October 30
    Sponsor: North Greenville University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen in good academic standing who are South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    7801 N. Tigerville Road
    Tigerville, SC 29688-1892

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  • Palmetto Boys and Girls State Scholarship
    Partial tuition
    Varies
    Sponsor: Anderson University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be first-time freshmen or transfer students who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement, leadership, and mission-fit to Anderson University. Students must be named a Boy s or Girl s State citizen by their state (Palmetto) and must be living on campus.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    316 Boulevard
    Anderson, South Carolina 29621-4035

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  • Palmetto Fellows Scholarship
    Varies
    April 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina Beaufort

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time, degree-seeking, undergraduate students in an eligible program of study. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, legal residents of the state of South Carolina. Applicants must have scored at least 1200 on the SAT (27 on the ACT) by the March national test administration and earned a minimum 3.50 cumulative GPA on the SC Uniform Grading Policy (SC UGP).

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1 University Boulevard
    Bluffton, SC 29909

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  • Palmetto Fellows Scholarship Program
    Up to $10,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum SAT score of 1200 or ACT score of 27, have a minimum 3.5 GPA, rank in the top 6 percent of their class, be residents of South Carolina, be enrolled in a public or private high school, be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and plan to attend a college in South Carolina.

    How to apply: Applications are available through your high school guidance office.

    1122 Lady Street
    Suite 300
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • Rogers and Meredith College Fund
    $3,000
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must plan to enter college in the fall.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • South Carolina Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships
    $3,000
    April 30
    Sponsor: South Carolina Farm Bureau Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be from a South Carolina Farm Bureau member family. They must be rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors. They must be majoring in agriculture or a related subject. Selection is based on commitment to the field of agriculture, character and demonstrated leadership ability.

    How to apply: Applications are available by request from the South Carolina Farm Bureau. An application form and supporting materials are required.

    P.O. Box 754
    Columbia, SC 29202-0754

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  • South Carolina Hope Scholarship
    Up to $2,800
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must attend an eligible South Carolina public or private college full-time, be South Carolina residents and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The award is only applicable to the first year of college.

    How to apply: Your college will determine your eligibility based on your high school transcript. There is no application form.

    1122 Lady Street
    Suite 300
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • South Carolina Nurses Foundation Nurses Care Scholarship
    Varies
    June
    Sponsor: South Carolina Nurses Foundation Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents and be enrolled in an undergraduate registered nurse (RN) degree program or a graduate degree program in nursing. They must be in good academic standing, have plans to practice nursing in South Carolina after graduation and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript and two recommendation letters are required.

    Chairperson, SCNF Awards Committee
    1821 Gadsden Street
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • South Carolina Tuition Grants Program
    Up to $3,200
    June 30
    Sponsor: South Carolina Tuition Grants Commission

    Eligibility: Students must be legal residents of South Carolina with financial need. High school seniors must graduate in the top 75 percent of their class or score a minimum of 900 on the SAT or 19 on the ACT. College applicants must complete and pass a minimum of 24 semester hours each year.

    How to apply: Fill out the FAFSA, which is available online.

    115 Atrium Way
    Suite 102
    Columbia, SC 29223

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  • South Carolina Tuition Program for Children of Certain War Veterans
    Full tuition waiver
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Division of Veterans' Affairs

    Eligibility: Veteran must be awarded a VA Disability Rating of 100%, Permanent and Total by US Dept. of Veterans' Affairs (CH 35). If not 100%, P&T, veteran must be one of the following: Purple Heart, Congressional Medal of Honor or Missing in action. A one-year SC residency requirement for both veteran and dependent child. Students must attend a state-supported college, university or technical school in South Carolina. Applicants must be 26 years old or younger.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    VA Regional Office
    6437 Garners Ferry Road
    Suite 1126
    Columbia, SC 29209

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  • Southeast Desalting Association (SEDA) Scholarship
    $2,500
    April 30
    Sponsor: Southeast Desalting Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be upper-level undergraduates with over 65 credit hours or graduate students enrolled in an accredited institution located within SEDA’s region (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Florida or Kentucky). Students must be currently majoring in an area related to the drinking water or wastewater industries with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    354 NW Alice Avenue
    Stuart, FL 34994

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  • Stamps Scholars-S.C. Residents
    $20,000
    Nov 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Eligibility: Applicants must participate in the entire Top Scholars Weekend, must have a minimum SAT score of 1527 (ACT score of 35) and a minimum average high school GPA of 5.3 and must be in the top 1% of their high school class on average. Students must submit both a UofSC application and a Top Scholars application supplement to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on or before Nov. 15. Applicants must be South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Columbia-Campus
    Columbia, SC 29208

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  • State Need-based Grants
    Up to $2,500
    Varies
    Sponsor: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must be obtaining their first baccalaureate or professional degree, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and be residents of South Carolina. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in their first one-year program, first associate's degree, first program leading to a baccalaureate degree, first baccalaureate degree or first professional degree to be eligible.

    How to apply: Complete the FAFSA and contact your college's financial aid office if you plan to attend a public college or the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education if you plan to attend a private college.

    1122 Lady Street
    Suite 300
    Columbia, SC 29201

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  • SWU Fellows
    $5,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Southern Wesleyan University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina students who are designated as South Carolina Palmetto Fellows.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    907 Wesleyan Drive
    Central, SC 29630-1020

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  • SWU Fellows Full Scholarship
    Varies
    January 15
    Sponsor: Southern Wesleyan University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents who have been confirmed South Carolina Palmetto Fellows with a minimum GPA of 3.5 and SAT score of 1200 or Act score of 27.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    907 Wesleyan Drive
    Central, SC 29630-1020

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  • SWU Fellows Transfer Scholarship
    $5,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Southern Wesleyan University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina transfer students who are designated as South Carolina Palmetto Fellows.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    907 Wesleyan Drive
    Central, SC 29630-1020

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  • Thomas L. Stepp Board of Visitors Scholarship
    $2000
    March 15
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen from South Carolina who have demonstrated creativity, civic involvement, academic achievement and financial need. Students must be high school seniors and be admitted to the upcoming class. Applicants must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which must be received in the USC Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships by the April 1st deadline.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Columbia-Campus
    Columbia, SC 29208

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  • True Homes, LLC
    $1,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Wingate University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be students at Wingate University. Students must reside in North Carolina or South Carolina counties.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    301 E. Wilson Street
    Wingate, NC 28174-0159

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  • University of South Carolina Alumni Scholarship
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Upstate

    Eligibility: Applicants must be freshmen from the several judicial circuits in South Carolina and from metropolitan areas outside the state. Students must have academic ability and must submit a specific application for this scholarship and it must be sent to USC Alumni Association in Columbia, SC.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303-4999

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  • University Scholars Award-S.C. Residents
    $2,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum average SAT score of 1302 (ACT score of 28) and must have a minimum average high school GPA of 4.8. Students must be in the top fifteen percent (15%) of their high school class on average. Applicants must be South Carolina residents.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Columbia-Campus
    Columbia, SC 29208

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  • Watson-Brown Foundation Scholarship
    $3,000
    February
    Sponsor: Watson-Brown Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students who are from specified counties in Georgia or South Carolina and will attend an accredited four-year institution. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    310 Tom Watson Way
    Thomson, GA 30824

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  • Whitehead Scholars Program
    Varies
    December 1
    Sponsor: Berry College

    Eligibility: Students must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicants must be females, Self-identified as Christians, and have demonstrated financial need. Applicants must be residents of one of these southeastern states, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW
    Mount Berry, GA 30149

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  • Willa S. Bellamy Scholarship
    $1,500
    April 7
    Sponsor: Government Finance Officers Association of South Carolina

    Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents who are rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors at an accredited public college or university located in South Carolina. They must be majoring in accounting, finance or business administration with a concentration in accounting or finance. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be full-time students. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and one recommendation letter are required.

    Attn.: Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 8840
    Columbia, SC 29202

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  • William S. and Elizabeth B. Heath Scholarship
    Varies
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have maintained a 2.5 GPA during their last two years of high school. Students must show involvement in extracurricular activities.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Winthrop Blue Line Scholarship
    $ 2,500
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have an average South Carolina GPA of 4.51 or an average South Carolina GPA of 4.20 and SAT score of 1060 or ACT score of 21.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • Winthrop Eagle Promise Scholarship
    $1,500
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have an average South Carolina GPA of 4.19 or an average South Carolina GPA of 3.86 and SAT score of 1010 or ACT score of 19.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • Winthrop Garnet Scholarship
    $4,500
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have an average South Carolina GPA of 4.74 or an average South Carolina GPA of 4.51 and SAT score of 1120 or ACT score of 23.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • Winthrop Gold Scholarship
    $6,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have an average South Carolina GPA of 4.99 or an average South Carolina GPA of 4.80 and SAT score of 1220 or ACT score of 25.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • Winthrop Premier Scholarship
    $7,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Winthrop University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have an average South Carolina GPA of 5.18 or an average South Carolina GPA of 5.08 and SAT score of 1320 or ACT score of 29.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    701 Oakland Ave
    Rock Hill, SC 29733

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  • Zack and Rachel Clarkson Scholarship
    $3,700
    March 5
    Sponsor: Central Carolina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must reside in the Lower Richland area and be graduating seniors at Lower Richland High School. Students must be pursuing college, technical school or certificate training. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, submit a copy of their financial aid award letters and final student aid report, submit a 300-word essay stating their aspirations and future plans, include two letters of recommendation and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference will be given to male African-American students.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
    Columbia, SC 29204

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