• Scholarships 2013-2014

    AES Engineers

    $500 scholarship, essay required

    Apply online at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

    Deadline – October 4, 2013


    Columbia College

    McNair Scholars – Full tuition scholarship

    Founders Scholarship – Full tuition scholarship for 1300 SAT or 29 ACT score

    Presidential Scholarship - $12,000 for 1150 SAT or 25 ACT

    Endowed Scholarships – variety of scholarships based on academic standing

    Fine Arts Scholarships – Art, Dance, and Music Scholarships

    Athletic Scholarships – Basketball, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

    Apply for admissions and scholarships at www.columbiasc.edu


    Davidson College

         Bryan Scholars

    $30,000 annual scholarship

    For Senior Scholar athletes – excluding Football and Basketball

    Two Bryan Scholars are awarded in each category – one male and one female

    See Mrs. Hill for nominations by September 20, 2013

    Apply online at www.davidson.edu/Bryan

    Deadline – Nominations by September 20, 2013, Applications by October 15, 2013


    Elks National Foundation

         Most Valuable Student

    For high school Seniors

    Must be a US citizen

    Two $50,000 scholarships

    Two $40,000 scholarships

    Fourteen $20,000 scholarships

    Four hundred and eighty $4,000 scholarships

    Apply online at www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm

    Click on 2014 MVS application link

    Deadline – December 6, 2013


    Erskine College

         Presidential Scholarship

    Two Presidential Awards – FULL TUITION, Room, and Board = $165,000

    Two Solomon Awards – FULL TUITION

    Apply online at www.erskine.edu as a supplement to your Erskine application

    Deadline – November 15, 2013


    Financial Aid





    Horatio Alger Scholarship

    For Seniors with integrity, determination, courage, and perseverance

    Up to $20,000 for college scholarships

    2.0 GPA, US Citizen, and demonstrate financial need

    Apply online at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

    Deadline – October 25, 2013


    Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

    For Seniors with 3.5 GPA (on 4.0 scale), 1200 SAT or 26 ACT, have financial need

    Must attend 4 year college in Fall 2014

    Apply online at http://info.jkcf.org/newcollegescholarship

    Deadline – November 5, 2013


    Other Scholarship Links

         There are TONS of scholarship

         links on the Internet.  Just be

         very cautious and leery of any

         scholarship charging a fee.  You

         should not have a pay fees to

         get a scholarship!



    www.scholarships.com – Multiple scholarships

    www.fastweb.com – Multiple scholarships

    https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search - Multiple scholarships

    www.finaid.org – Multiple scholarships

    www.winscholarships.com – Multiple scholarships

    www.college-scholarships.com – Multiple scholarships

    www.cashe.com – Multiple scholarships

    www.meritaid.com – Multiple scholarships

    www.excellence.org – Academic scholarships

    www.supercollege.com – Academic scholarships

    www.thurgoodmarshallfund.net – Scholarships for Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    www.makingcollegecount.com – Scholarships sponsored by Chevrolet

    www.kidschancesc.org – Scholarships for dependents of someone who has been seriously or fatally injured as a result of a work-related accident or occupational disease.



         National College Match

    FULL tuition scholarship covering tuition, room, and board

    Connects low income Seniors with admission and full scholarships to college

    Apply online at www.questbridge.org

    Deadline – September 27, 2013


    Scholarship Experts

    Free scholarship matching service

    Database with 2.4 million scholarship worth over $14 billion

    Apply online at www.scholarshipexperts.com


    Spartanburg Methodist College

         SMC Scholars Program

    FULL TUITION scholarship

    Seniors with a 3.0 GPA

    Apply online at www.smcsc.edu/full-tuition-scholarship


    Student Scholarships

    *The largest scholarship database on the web!

    Apply online at www.studentscholarships.org

    Sign up for scholarship updates since it posts new scholarships regularly!



         Off To College Scholarship

    For high school Seniors

    $1,000 scholarship – one winner chosen every 2 weeks from 10/25/13 – 5/9/2014

    Free to enter and eligibility not based on GPA or financial need

    Apply at www.suntrusteducation.com/ScholarshipSweepstakes/index.html


    Teaching Fellows


    For Seniors interested in teaching

    $24,000 scholarship - $6,000 per year

    Sponsored by Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, & Advancement (CERRA)

    Teaching Fellows must agree to teach in SC one year for each year of scholarship

    Students must attend one of the Teaching Fellows Institutions

    -          Anderson University

    -          Charleston Southern University

    -          College of Charleston

    -          Columbia College

    -          Francis Marion University

    -          Lander University

    -          Newberry College

    -          USC Columbia

    -          USC Upstate

    -          Winthrop University

    Apply online at http://cerra.org/teachingfellows/programoverview.aspx

    Deadline - December 1, 2013


    The Citadel

         ExCEL-SC Scholarship

    Excellence in Civil Engineering Leadership for South Caroline

    $10,000 scholarship per year

    For minorities, women, and socioeconomically disadvantaged students

    Apply online at www.citadel.edu/cee



         National Co-Op Scholarship

    160 merit scholarships, totaling $4.1 Million

    3.5 GPA required (on 4.0 scale)

    To be eligible, students must apply to one of the WACE Partner Institutions below

    -          Clarkson University

    -          State University of New York Oswego

    -          Drexel University

    -          University of Cincinnati

    -          Johnson & Wales University

    -          University of Massachusetts Lowell

    -          Rochester Institute of Technology

    -          The University of Toledo

    -          Wentworth Institute of Technology

    Apply online at www.waceinc.org

    Deadline – February 14, 2014


    Wendy’s High School Heisman

    Seniors should apply now

    Finalists attend ESPN’s Heisman Weekend in New York City

    Receive up to $500 in Wendy’s gift cards

    2 winners from each school – one male and one female

    Apply online at http://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/

    Deadline – October 2, 2013


    William Peace University


    Leadership Scholarship - $1,000-$5,000 for service and leadership

    Fine Arts Scholarship - $1,000-$5,000 for fine arts majors

    Honors Scholarship - $5,000 for 3.5 GPA, 1200 SAT or 27 ACT

    William Peace Scholarship - $1,000-$5,000

    Phi Theta Kappa Honor Transfer Scholarship - $8,000 for transfer students

    Apply for admissions and scholarships at www.peace.edu