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With smiling faces and beautiful places, it’s no wonder why students look to the Palmetto State as the perfect place to continue their education. South Carolina’s southern charm has been known to attract students to its historic cities, such as Charleston and Columbia. Lucky for those living in South Carolina, being a resident also has perks with college scholarships! If you don’t currently live in South Carolina but plan to attend one of its schools, such as: the University of South Carolina (USC), The Citadel, Clemson University, College of Charleston, or Furman University. You may also have the chance at some free college dollars with South Carolina student scholarships. Start your search here with our directory of South Carolina scholarships, and apply online for a chance to win. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

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.

Total: $5000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  January 31
2020

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.

Total: $5000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  January 31
2020

University of Louisiana at Lafayette Transfer Out-of-State Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The student must not be a resident of Louisiana and must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $13728 Awards:  15
Deadline:  January 31
2020

University of Louisiana at Lafayette Incoming Freshmen Out-of-State Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. students who have been admitted to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette as incoming freshmen (12 or fewer college credits) and are not residents of Louisiana. The student must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and an ACT composite of 23 or higher or an SAT composite score of 1050 or higher.

Total: $13728 Awards:  15
Deadline:  January 31
2020

James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program - Undergraduate Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are enrolled at an HBCU (Historically Black College/University) pursuing an undergraduate degree in the sciences with the intention of pursuing that discipline as a career. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1875 Awards:  3
Deadline:  January 31
2020

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.

Total: $1875 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Linda Moore Endowment Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are reside in an eligible Southern state. Applicants must major in nursing and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

SERC Endowment Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of an eligible Southern state. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Sherman & Nancy Reece (South Carolina) Endowment Scholarship

This award is for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students with a grade point average of 3.0. The student must be a resident of South Carolina and graduate from a South Carolina high school. Click here to learn more about how to apply!

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

I Have a Dream Scholarship

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2026) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

James F. Byrnes Scholarship

This award is for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of South Carolina. The student must have lost one or both parents by death, and must have financial need and a satisfactory scholastic record.

Total: $3250 Awards:  8
Deadline:  February 1
2020

LTU Bulldog Out-of-State Fee Waiver for Incoming Transfer Students

This award is for U.S. and International students who are planning to attend Louisiana Tech University as an out-of-state transfer student. Students must have complete at least 12 semester hours of college credit and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $7366 Awards:  45
Deadline:  February 1
2020