Scholarships with Upcoming Deadlines
Jason Vance Chatlosh Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship is open to students accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning who will be swimming at the college level. The deadline for application is March 31, 2021. We will be accepting scholarships via mail and email this year.
Grand Strand Running Club Scholarship: Each year the GSRC awards 2- $1,000 Scholarships to Horry County Seniors (one male and one female). The main criteria is that they participate in a running related sport (cross country and/ or track). Deadline is April 1, 2021
Joye Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest for HBCU Students: The Joye Law Firm is proud to offer a $1,000 scholarship essay contest for South Carolina students attending a historically black college or university (within the United States). Applications must be received or postmarked by April 1, 2021.
Joye Law Firm Scholarship: Open to all graduating South Carolina high school seniors. Candidates must plan to attend a four year college or university, demonstrate strong community-oriented values, and submit a creative entry that raises awareness of a selected personal injury matter. Application Deadline: April 1, 2021 Amount: $2,000
Sherriff’s Foundation of Horry County’s Annual Scholarship: The Sheriff’s Foundation of Horry County (hereinafter, Foundation) awards up to eight (8) scholarships annually for college-bound high school seniors with an expressed interest in pursuing an education in a criminal justice or legal studies field. Emphasis will be placed on those attending Horry Georgetown Technical College and Coastal Carolina University. Criteria: Candidates eligible for assistance must be graduating high school seniors andresidents of Horry County, with the intent to continue their education at a two-year or four-year accredited college or university. Consideration will be given to academic achievement, community service record, and demonstrated leadership qualities. Candidates should submit a scholarship application on the form provided by the Foundation along with a 500 word minimum essay. Amount: Scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,500 each. Deadline: The application deadline is April 2, 2021. The Foundation uses the postmarked date to determine eligibility deadline for mailed entries.
Scholarships with Future Deadlines
The Whittemore High School Alumni Association Scholarship: Applicant must be a descendant of an Alumnus of Whittemore High School. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) based on an unweighted grading scale. Applicant must be currently graduating from an accredited high school. Applicant should exhibit academic promise and demonstrate financial need. Applicant should include a letter of recommendation from a teacher or another adult who can provide a character reference of the applicant. This person cannot be a relative. The applicant should attach a wallet-size photo to the required personal statement. NOTE: The number of recipients and the number of individual scholarships will be determined each year by the scholarship committee, based on the availability of funds. Scholarship awards will be made when the applicant enrolls in and attends classes.
Awards will be mailed directly to the college upon verification of enrollment by the institution. Deadline: April 31, 2021
Low Country Herb Society Scholarship: The Low Country Herb Society, a group whose knowledge of herbs, to sponsor and cultivate related herb programs in the community and to gain knowledge and stimulate inerest in the planting, harvesting and uses of herbs, is pleased to offer two $1,000 scholarships to students living within Horry and Georgetown counties. To be eligible, students should show an interest in herbs and their uses and intend to pursue a career path that will involve herbs. The scholarship will be awarded to students who plan to attend two/four year college or accredited technical institutions and to study horticulture, landscaping, culinary arts, medicine, pharmacy, or related field programs. Deadline: Monday, May 3, 2021.
2021 Law Offices of Anthony Carbone Scholarship: In order to apply for this scholarship, please write a 500+ word essay on why having a higher education is important. We'd like to learn more about you as a student, and how you've persevered and fought to get the education you want. Tell us about one challenge, and how it has prepared you for the challenges you face. Award Amount: $1,000. Available to any high school senior in the United States that desires to apply. Deadline: July 31, 2021.
Financial Aid & Scholarship Info:
- How to create an FSA ID
- Coastal Carolina University Admissions
- Email CCU's Financial Aid and Scholarship Office