Scholarships

Scholarship Information

$2,000 NICHE “No Essay” College Scholarship
The $2,000 Niche “No Essay” College Scholarship is open to all high school and college students. Visit https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarship/no-essay-scholarship/.
 
GetsmartSC
GetSmartSC is a new website for future students to find information about SC colleges, scholarships, student loans, apprenticeships, and more.  Check out https://getsmartsc.com/ to find the college information you have been looking for.  
 
Students Scholarships
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.
 
 
SEPTEMBER DEADLINES
 
Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship 
High school juniors and seniors could win a $25,000 Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship. If you are interested in being nominated for this scholarship, have a community leader or your Guidance Counselor nominate you at https://www.scholarsapply.org/bridgingthedream/.  Only 1,000 entries will be accepted. DEADLINE:   September 26, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. ET
 
 
OCTOBER DEADLINES
 
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship committee is seeking college-bound senior African-American males that are dynamic young leaders and have had an impact on their school and community.  Come to Guidance for an application and details.
DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 13, 2019 
 
Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Association provides financial assistance to graduating seniors with a GPA of 2.0 or higher, have a significant financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income), and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.  The scholarships range in award value from $10,000 to $25,000.  Students must submit an online application at https://scholars.horatioalger.org.  DEADLINE:   OCTOBER 25, 2019 
 
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
 
 
NOVEMBER DEADLINES
 
Prudential Spirit of Community Award 
Students in grades 5 – 12 that have made a difference through volunteering over the past year could win $1,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington DC in the spring of 2020 by applying for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award.  Apply at https://spirit.prudential.com or https://www.nassp.org/spirit.
DEADLINE:  STUDENT APPLICATION DEADLINE-NOVEMBER 5, 2019
 
 
DECEMBER DEADLINES 
 
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:  DECEMBER 2, 2019
 
 
JANUARY DEADLINES
 
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 2020. Apply online at https://www.scholarshipprograms.org.  DEADLINE:  JANUARY 8, 2020