Scholarships with Upcoming Deadlines

  • South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation ScholarshipDeadline: January 8, 2020. Must have a competitive or recreational interest in golf.

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. The Coolidge may be used by recipients at any accredited American college or university. Anyone of any background, pursuing any academic discipline of study, may apply to this non-partisan, need-blind, program. Students apply for the Coolidge Scholarship during their junior year of high school. Deadline: January 16, 2020.

    2020 SCATA and NAFEPA Scholarship. Deadline: January 17, 2020. Amounts: 1st Place $2000; 2nd Place $1000, 3rd Place $1000


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Scholarships with Future Deadlines

  • James F. Byrnes Foundation Scholarship. This scholarship is for high school seniors who have lost one or both parents. If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $4,500 award, renewable for a total of four years; total award $18,000 for the academic career. Deadline: February 1, 2020

    Key ScholarshipCarolina Trust Federal Credit Union and HTC, Inc. have partnered to offer scholarship awards to two graduating high school seniors within Horry, Georgetown, Marion, Williamsburg, or the southern part of Florence County. Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to two rising college freshmen attending either Coastal Carolina University or Francis Marion University for their four-year degree. The scholarships may be renewed for three consecutive years in the amount of $500 per year should the award recipients continue to meet qualifying criteria. The total scholarship amount each student may receive over a four-year period is $2,500. Deadline: February 28, 2020

    High School Oratorical Scholarship Program: "A Constitutional Speech Contest". 1st Place $2000, 2nd Place $1000, 3rd Place $500, 4th Place $500. Deadline: January 21, 2020. The purpose of The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program "A Constitutional Speech Contest" is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States on the part of high school students. Other objectives of the contest include the development of leadership skills, the ability to think and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance of the duties and responsibilities, the rights, and privileges of American citizenship.

    Beach Ball Classic Scholarship. Since 1984, the Scholarship Fund has contributed over $350,000 in college scholarships to over 300 deserving high school seniors in Horry County. Each year one student from each high school in Horry County will be awarded the annual scholarship. This scholarship would not be possible without the generous support from DDC Engineers and the annual scholarship raffle held during the Beach Ball Classic. Deadline: February 28, 2020. Amount: $1,000 (Nine scholarships minimum awarded).

    The Grand Strand Running Club is proud to offer two $1,000 Scholarships to a Grand Strand High School graduating female and male. Deadline: April 1, 2020.  A primary objective of the running club is the promotion of running throughout the Grand Strand community. In this regard, running-related activities will be heavily rated in comparison to scholastic achievements and community involvement.

    Democratic Women's Council of Horry County (DWCHC) 2020 Essay Contest. Deadline: April 3, 2020. Amount: $1000

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