• Most Scholarships/Financial Aid and Award applications are now online. See the attached link for each listed scholarship.  Scholarships are listed in order by deadline date. Please see your own counselor for all scholarships and awards that require a nomination or for any questions. We advise you to also visit these free sites for more college and scholarship information:  www.collegeboard.org,  www.fastweb.comwww.Scholarships.comwww.weirdscholarships.net and www.cappex.com.  You can also sign up for a regular newsletter of national scholarship opportunities from StudentScholarships.org here.

    You can also click here to view a spreadsheet of all scholarships.

     Ongoing

     Lyceum Scholars at Clemson University

    Criteria:  Incoming freshman interested in A Great Books approach to learning

    Amount:  $10,000

    Procedure:  apply online

    Website:  http://www.clemson.edu/capitalism/lyceum.html

     

    Presbyterian College Promise Scholarship

    Criteria:  SC students who qualify for the Life Scholarship and Federal Pell Grant

    Amount:  full tuition

    Procedure:  apply online to PC and complete the FAFSA

    Website:  http://www.presby.edu/

     

    October

     AES Engineering Scholarship

    Criteria:  college bound seniors

    Amount:  $500

    Procedure:  submit essay and application

    Application:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

    Deadline:  October 6

     

    November

     

    Ron Brown Scholarship Program

    Criteria: Black/African American seniors

    Amount:  up to $40,000

    Procedure:  download application and mail

    Application:  https://www.ronbrown.org/section/apply/program-description

    Deadline:  Postmarked by November 1

     

    December

    Silver Pen Writing Competition

    Criteria:  college bound seniors

    Amount:  $500 - $1,500 (4 awards available)

    Procedure:  submit essay and application

    Application:  http://silverpen-slc.com

    Deadline:  December 9

     

    January

    American Legion Oratorial Contest

    Criteria:  anyone grades 9-12

    Amount:  varies

    Procedure:  call to enter contest

    Website: www.legion.org

    Contest Date:  January 12

     

    Kittie Moss Fairey Educatonal Fund Scholarship

    Criteria:  GPA 3.0/4.0, financial need, ACT and SAT minimums

    Amount:  varies

    Procedure:  apply online and mail additional materials

    Website:  www.scascholars.org

    Deadline:  January 15

     

    SC Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship

    Criteria:  GPA 2.75/4.0

    Amount:  varies

    Procedure:  apply online

    Website: www.scholarshipprograms.org

    Deadline:  January 15

     

    Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship

    Criteria:  an interest in a return to a rurual community upon completion of college

    Amount:  varies

    Procedure:  download application and mail to Nicole Hyman, HTC Senior Marketing Coordinator, PO Box 1820, Conway, SC 29528

    Application:  www.frs.org

    Deadline:  January 19

     

    February

    James F. Byrnes Scholarship

    Criteria:  a deceased parent

    Amount:  $3,500 (4 years)

    Procedure:  application online

    Application:  Click here 

    Deadline:  January 2 to February 1

     

    Journalism Contest Scholarship

    Criteria:  SC resident

    Amount:  undergraduate tuition and fees at a SC state supported institution of choice (4 years)

    Procedure:  complete a 3 page article on the benefits of hiring people with disabilites

    Application:  Click here 

    Deadline:  postmarked by February 1

     

    Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship

    Criteria:  African-American female

    Amount:  $1,000 (more than one available)

    Procedure:  download application and mail

    Application:  Click here 

    Deadline:  February 16

     

    Key Scholarship

    Criteria:  GPA of 3.0 planning to attend Coastal Carolina or Francis Marion

    Amount:  up to $2,500

    Procedure:  download application and mail

    Application:  Click here 

    Deadline:  postmarked by February 28

     

    March

    Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship

    Criteria:  GPA of 3.0/4.0, financial need

    Amount:  $2,500 (3-4 available)

    Procedure:  click here

    Application: http://jmscottmemorialfund.org/

    Deadline:  March 31