Scholarships for South Carolina Residents

South Carolina understands that a well-educated populace is vital to building and maintaining a healthy local economy. That's why a wide variety of grants and scholarships are offered to make college more accessible to thousands of students in the state. If you don’t reside in South Carolina but intend to attend one of its schools, such as the University of South Carolina, Clemson University, College of Charleston or Furman University, you also may qualify for these scholarships, which may be offered by business interests, professional organizations and nonprofit foundations, among others. To be eligible, applicants may need to complete a FAFSA to demonstrate financial need. Academic performance, choice of major and community service also may be considered. Ready to find the right scholarship for your situation? Check out the options below.

Showing 1-20 of 34 scholarships
View Details The James Cothran, KD3NI, Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Virginia|West Virginia|Georgia|Alabama|Pennsylvania|South Carolina|Southern New Jersey, NJ|Western New York, NY|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|Maryland|Washington|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|Florida|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students with active Amateur Radio License Class. Applicants must be residents of Atlantic Division (DE, MD, PA, Southern NJ, Western NY), the Roanoke Division (NC, SC, VA, WV), the Southeastern Division (AL, FL, GA) or Washington, D.C.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details MGMA Southern Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Southern Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|Arkansas|Texas|Georgia|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|South Carolina|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|Missouri|Kentucky|
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This scholarship is open to students residing in one of the MGMA Southern Section states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) who is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Virginia|West Virginia|South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|
  • Major: Study |Electronics|Communications|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunity to students who has an active General Class license or higher and pursuing a bachelor's degree in electronics, communications, or related fields at a school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (NC, SC, VA, WV) .
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Palmetto Fellows Scholarship South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
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  • 6,700 - 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Dec-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|Green Card Holder|
  • School (K-12): |Private High School|Public High School|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The Palmetto Fellows Scholarship is awarded to high school senior from South Carolina. Applicants must be United States Citizen or permanent resident status
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,500 - 2,500
  • 3 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fort Mill, SC|
  • School (K-12): |Fort Mill High School, Fort Mill, SC|Nation Ford High School, Fort Mill, SC|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|Four-year|Community College|
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Tega Cay Lions Club Scholarship is provided to graduating high school seniors of Fort Mill School District. The program aims to support students who have an economic need or are physically disabled. The scholarship awards 3 grants of $1,500 to $2,500 funds.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 5,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Filipino|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Charleston Heights Baptist Church Scholarship Woman's Missionary Union Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
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Charleston Heights Baptist Church Scholarship is given to the children of the international missionaries. The scholarship aims to support the awardees in pursuing their college education. Applicants who are missionaries from South Carolina are given preference.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Georgetown, SC|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Maine|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to students of Georgetown or Maine who have been accepted at an accredited college or university or trade school.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College| in |North Carolina|
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The African American Network of the Carolinas is awarded to graduating high school senior from North or South Carolina high school. Applicants must be pursuing major in engineering, computer science, the sciences, accounting, finance or business administration
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Lottery Tuition Assistance South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
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  • 100 - 1,200
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|College|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The Lottery Tuition Assistance was established in 2001 under the SC Educational Lottery Act. Applicants must be U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of South Carolina.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Sonja W. Garcia Undergraduate Leadership Endowment in honor of Stella J. Lett Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Values|
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This scholarship was established to involve young people in a philanthropic process, in the form of trained and capable leaders.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details LIFE Scholarship South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
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  • 4,700
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|Green Card Holder|
  • School (College): |Public College|Private College|Public University|Private University|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The LIFE Scholarship is awarded to freshmen student from public or private college or university in South Carolina. Applicants must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident of South Carolina
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details South Carolina HOPE Scholarship South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|Green Card Holder|
  • School (College): |Public College|Private College|Public University|Private University|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The South Carolina HOPE Scholarship is awarded to student entering freshmen. Applicants must be U.S. citizen or permanent residents of South Carolina
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Accredited Four-Year|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate or students planning to attend an accredited four-year institution. Students pursuing a two-year professional degree are also eligible to apply. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Members of Hopewell Baptist Church, Blacksburg, South Carolina are preferred.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The Educational Endowment Fund Foundation of the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): |Community College|North Carolina|Clemson University (SC)|Appalachian State University (NC)|Chowan University (NC)|
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology|
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The Educational Endowment Fund was established in 1988 by the PICA Foundation. The fund is also known as Edgar H. Snider Memorial Scholarship at Clemenson University. The fund gives financial support to students pursuing graphic communications or graphic arts & imaging technology at community colleges and universities in North & South Carolina.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |York, SC|
  • School (K-12): |York Comprehensive High School, York, SC|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Technical School|
background
The scholarship was established to provide educational support to deserving graduating seniors of York Comprehensive High School who are planning to attend an accredited college or technical school of their choice.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Sorors of South Carolina Endowment Fund Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
background
The Sorors of South Carolina Endowment Fund is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student from an accredited institution. Applicants must be resident of South Carolina, with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Spartanburg, SC|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to the deserving graduating senior of a high school in Mecklenburg County or Spartanburg County who have earned a varsity letter in high school and are planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Sharon Brown Harriott Community College Access & Equity Endowment Fund Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Sharon Brown Harriott Community College Access & Equity Endowment Fund is awarded to a female undergraduate student. Applicants must be from south Atlantic region (Florida, Georgia, South Carolina)
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Clio, SC|Dillon, SC|Little Rock, SC|Marlboro, SC|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding students of Clio or Little Rock areas of South Carolina or the Carolina Presbyterian Church Community in Marlboro and Dillon Counties in South Carolina who have been accepted in an accredited undergraduate, graduate or professional college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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