2019-2020 Scholarships

  • Applications can be accessed by clicking on the underlined scholarship.  If you need help accessing any scholarships, please see your school counselor.  

  • AIPIA Scholarship- January 22, 2020

    • Live at or below the poverty level, or are otherwise of low socioeconomic status;
    • Are the first in their families to attend college;
    • Are representative of the APIA community’s diversity, (geographically and ethnically}, especially those ethnicities that have been underrepresented on college campuses due to limited access and opportunity; and
    • Have placed a strong emphasis on community service and leadership as well as solid academic achievement.

    B. Davis ScholarshipMay 24, 2020

    • $1000
    • Current high school juniors and seniors
    • Essay: "Describe the three characteristics of leadership that you value most.  Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual."

    Big Sun Scholarship- June 19, 2020

    • $500
    • Current high school senior planning to attend a post-secondary institute
    • Currently involved in sports at that institution or in the community

    Cooke College Scholarship Program- November 13, 2019

    • Graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2020
    • Intend to enroll full time in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2020
    • Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above
    • Receive standardized test scores of either an SAT Total Score of 1200 and above OR an ACT Composite Score of 26 or above
    • Demonstrate unmet financial need. Consideration for applicants with family income up to $95,000

    Coolidge Scholarship- January 2020

    • Any high school junior who plans on enrolling in college in the fall of 2021
    • American citizen or legal permanent resident
    • Coolidge Scholars are selected based primarily on academic excellence.

    Criminal Justice Scholarship Guide- various

    Electric: Mobile Device IT Innovation Scholarship- November 1, 2019

    • Any current or soon-to-be undergrad
    • Has a passion for innovating in the mobile IT (software or hardware) space
    • Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us about your great idea for a solution that could help the world with our ever-expanding usage of mobile devices and our collective needs to manage, secure, use and improve them.

    Elk's National Foundation Legacy Awards- January 31, 2020

    • Any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2017, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2017, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2020. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
    • Applicant must be a high school senior.

    Elk's National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship- November 5, 2019

    • Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
    • Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
    • High school graduates are not eligible to apply.

    Kitty M. Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship- December 2, 2019

    • Be enrolled in or planning to attend full-time an accredited college or university in the state of South Carolina
    • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 40 scale
    • Demonstrate financial need

    National Co-Op Scholarship Program- February 15, 2020

    • Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
    • Apply for admission for the 2020-2021 academic year at institution(s) you select on the scholarship application
    • Meet other merit scholarship criteria as established by the institution(s) selected on the application

    Palmetto State School Counselor Association Scholarship- December 31, 2019

    • Must be a high school senior attending a public or private secondary school in the state of South Carolina.
    • Must be a permanent resident of the state of South Carolina.
    • Must plan to attend a post-secondary institution during the 2020-2021 school year.

    Pro Stock Hockey Scholarship- August 1, 2020

    • US citizen
    • Must attend an accredited college or university based in the USA

    Robertson Scholarship- November 15, 2019

    • Students must apply for undergraduate admission to Duke and/or UNC-Chapel Hill
    • Students must apply to the school(s) of their choice by the respective Early or Regular deadlines.
    • Students who have applied to the Morehead-Cain Scholarship are not eligible to apply for the Robertson at UNC-Chapel Hill, but they may apply for the Robertson at Duke.

    Ron Brown Scholarship- November 1, 2019 (early deadline) or January 9, 2010 (regular deadline)

    • Must be Black/African American.
    • Must excel academically and exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
    • Must participate in community service activities.
    • Demonstrate financial need.
    • Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card.
    • Be a current high school senior at the time of your application

    South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship Program- January 8, 2010

    • Be a senior in a South Carolina high school
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale through the spring 2019 semester
    • Be residents of South Carolina
    • Have a competitive recreation interest in golf
    • Recipients must attend an accredited public or private, four-year college or university located in South Carolina in the fall of 2020

    Trident to Clemson University Scholarship-

    • Enrolled in an associate degree program at TTC
    • Plan to transfer to Clemson to major in certain STEM programs
    • Have demonstrated financial need (shown by completing a FAFSA)
    • US citizen

    USDA National Scholarship- January 31, 2020

    • Be a U.S. citizen
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale)
    • Have been accepted for admission or currently attending one of the nineteen 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities.
    • Study agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines
    • Demonstrate leadership and community service

    VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship- October 31, 2019

    • Students in grades 9-12
    • Record your original 3-5 minute (+ or – 5 seconds max.) essay on an audio CD or a flash drive.

    Zeta Phi Beta Founders-Centennial Scholarship- January 16, 2020

    • Must be female senior student at a Title I high school or an International equivalent high school.
    • Must be graduating in May (spring) of the award year and enrolling as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in the fall of the same year.
    • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and demonstrate financial need.
    • Community service and involvement is a plus