Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Information


Scholarships and Grants Specifically for Black Students
There are several organizations, colleges, associations, and nonprofits that recognize the desire to attend college but the inability to be able to afford it. These organizations offer scholarships and grants geared specifically to black students to help close this educational gap. Some cover the cost of a full college degree while others provide stipends to supplement expenses associated with higher learning. Visit https://www.moneygeek.com/financial-planning/paying-for-college/scholarship-resources/black-students/ to find valuable information.

College Covered.com
College Covered.com provides FREE easy-to-share tools and resources to streamline the college application and scholarship process.  To find details visit https://www.College.Covered.com.

Greenville Hispanic Alliance
The Greenville Hispanic Alliance has provided a list of scholarships and the information you need to apply.  If you are interested in obtaining a list, come to Guidance.

Scholarship Partners and Programs
The College Board partners with scholarship providers connected to the SAT®, PSAT/NMSQT®, and PSAT™ 10. Through these partners, students can access over $300 million in scholarship awards. Learn more at psat.org/scholarships.
 
NICHE College Scholarship Search
Find college scholarships at https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarships/.
 
GetSmartSC
GetSmartSC is a new website for future students to find information about SC colleges, scholarships, student loans, apprenticeships, and more.  Check out https://www.GetSmartSC.com to find the college information you have been looking for.

StudentScholarships.org
Students can research scholarships at www.studentscholarships.org.  Since 2003 they have focused on providing scholarship information to students from South Carolina.

UNIGO Scholarships
If you are looking for money for college, check out the scholarships offered by UNIGO Scholarships at https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships.

Tallo Scholarships
Tallo offers a $1,000 scholarship monthly.  You may apply if you have an account or you can create an account at https://app.tallo.com/register to apply.


SEPTEMBER



OCTOBER

PSAT for Juniors
Any JUNIOR that wants to take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 13th needs to register in Guidance by Monday, October 4th.  The cost for juniors taking the 2021 PSAT is $18.00.  The PSAT scores determine eligibility for the National Merit Scholarship. 

Coca-Cola Scholars Program
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating 
high school seniors each year. Apply online at https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/.  DEADLINE:  5:00 P.M. EASTERN ON OCTOBER 31, 2021

North Greenville University
If you are interested in attending North Greenville University or finding out more about their university, they are having DistiNGUished Preview Days on 9/11/21, 10/8/21, and 12/3/21.  Their deadline for their Competitive Scholarships is 10/30/21.


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DECEMBER

Davidson College
Davidson College offers several scholarships, The John M. Belk Scholarship (deadline 12/1/21) and the Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship (deadline 9/28/21) are two of their largest scholarships. They also offer Access Davidson, which is designed for seniors from traditionally underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, those who are the first in their family to attend college, and students from rural or low-income backgrounds (deadline 9/27/21).  Visit [email protected] or call 800-768-0380 for more information.


JANUARY

South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship
The South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation offers a scholarship for SC high school seniors or an undergraduate in a SC college or university.  You must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale and have a competitive or recreational interest in golf.  Recipients must attend an accredited public or private four-year college or university located in SC in the fall of 2022. Apply online at https://www.scholarshipprograms.org.  DEADLINE:  JANUARY 10, 2022

Kittie Moss Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship
To apply for the Kittie Moss Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship you must be a high school senior planning to attend full-time at an accredited four-year college or university in SC, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and demonstrate a financial need. This scholarship is for one year only.  Apply online at https://www.csascholars.org/kmfr.  
DEADLINE:  5:00 P.M. EASTERN TIME ON JANUARY 12, 2022

Hampton Wildlife Fund Scholarships
The Hampton Wildlife Fund offers four scholarships to SC graduating seniors:  The Harry Hampton, Wallace F. Pate, David M. Cline, and James O. Thomason Scholarships.  These scholarships are for seniors pursuing their education in:  the natural resources discipline, law enforcement/criminal justice/forensic science, or in print or photo journalism, advertising, public relations or mass communications.  The scholarship application and details are available at http://www.HamptonWildlifeFund.org/scholarship.html DEADLINE:  JANUARY 31, 2022

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