University of South Carolina Upstate Valedictorian Scholarships

Each year, University of South Carolina Upstate awards Valedictorian Scholarships of $10,000 (for boarding students) and $5000 (for commuting students) who are ranked first in their class at the time of admission and have minimum SAT score of 1000 or ACT score of 23. Click to learn more and apply today!

Against All Odds Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be currently enrolled in college, graduate school, or be a GED holder who is about to attend a college within the United States. Applicants must show good academic standing by holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Ross Skelton Memorial Scholarship

The Ross Skelton Memorial Scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who have been diagnosed with cancer. Applicants must be majoring in engineering and must reside in or attend school in North or South Carolina.

Cancer for College Carolinas Scholarship

The Cancer for College Carolinas Scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who have been diagnosed with cancer. Applicants must reside in or attend a college or university in North or South Carolina.

James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program – High School Seniors

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who plan to attend an HBCU (Historically Black College/University) and have a career in the sciences. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and an ACT score of 21 or higher or an SAT score of 1150 or higher.

Rover College Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Students must submit an essay on the current year’s topic.

ASHRAE Region IV James R. Bullock, Jr. Scholarship

This scholarship is available to U.S. and international undergraduate students who attend a school within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE’s Region IV (NC, SC, GA), or students who have graduated from a high school in Region IV. Applicants must be majoring in mechanical or architectural engineering and plan to pursue a career in the heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC&R) profession.