Scholarships for students South Carolina. Some scholarships specifically open to South Carolina students, and others give preference to students in South Carolina.
SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Closing Date: November 24, 2017
Description: Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors and college undergraduates with permanent residence in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia. Students can enter online or by mail once during each two week drawing period.
Junior Duck Stamp Contest
Sponsor: United States Fish & Wildlife Service
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: January 10, 2018
Description: Contest is open to students in grades K-12 who attend public, private, or home schools in the United States and the U.S. territories. Contestant must draw, paint, or sketch a picture of an eligible North American waterfowl species. Deadline only for South Carolina – other states have later deadlines.
Kittie M. Fairey Scholarship
Sponsor: The Kittie Moss Fairey Scholarship
Closing Date: January 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to South Carolina residents who are high school seniors and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants’ parents must have a household adjusted gross income not exceeding $40,000 and applicant must be planning to attend college in South Carolina.
Opportunity Scholarship for Locked-Out Dreamers
Amount: Up to $80,000 over four years
Closing Date: January 23, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to high school graduates who live in targeted, locked-out states that do not offer in-state tuition to DREAMers, or bars them from attending state colleges and universities all together.
Cancer for College Scholarship
Sponsor: Cancer for College
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: January 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to cancer patients and cancer survivors who are enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships open specifically to students in California, Idaho, Montana, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, and Washington.
Sponsor: Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) Foundation
Closing Date: February 1, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to Baptist students, including children of Baptist missionaries, and those preparing for Baptist mission service. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships open only to females, medical school students, students from South Carolina, and students preparing for Baptist Christian ministry.
James F. Byrnes Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Byrnes Scholarships
Closing Date: February 6, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to South Carolina residents who are high school seniors and have lost one or both of their parents by death.
TheDream.US National Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Dream.US Scholarship Program
Closing Date: March 1, 2018
Description: Applicant must be a DREAMer who is DACA eligible and has applied for or received DACA approval. Applicant must be a first time college student and intend to attend a partner college (details available on website). In addition to the national scholarship, there is location specific scholarships (states where they face paying out-of-state tuition or will not admit students to their universities).
Sponsor: Southeastern Theatre Conference, Inc.
Closing Date: April 1, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students attending school in the 10 state region of SETC (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia). Applicant must be studying or planning to study theater or a closely related field.
CASE Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Casualty Actuarial Society
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to college students who have sat for an actuarial exam and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must attend a college or university in one of the following Southeastern states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia.
Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to rising high school seniors and current undergraduate college students who are members of the East Coast surfing community.