2020 Winthrop University Scholarships

Winthrop University net price is at $15,760.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Winthrop University. Winthrop University awards an average of $27,000.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, Winthrop University students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Rock Hill, then those costs could be even higher.

99% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $10,046.00. Furthermore, 45% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,701.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Winthrop University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Winthrop University while others are open to Winthrop University students, though not exclusive to Winthrop University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Winthrop University students?

There are 8 scholarships totaling $12,800.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 8 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Winthrop University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Winthrop University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Winthrop University study abroad scholarships, Winthrop University transfer scholarships, and Winthrop University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Winthrop University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Winthrop University study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to Winthrop University transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Winthrop University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Winthrop University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Winthrop University transfer scholarships.

Are these Winthrop University scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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C.G. Fuller Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor by C.G. Fuller Foundation

Applicant must have a minimum combined SAT score of 1100, be a South Carolina resident attending a South Carolina college or university, and demonstrate financial need. Family income may not exceed $60,000.

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$1,000.00 April 1 Apply Now

Free Tuition Program for Children of Certain South Carolina War Veterans

Sponsor by South Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs Location 6437 Garners Ferry Road, Suite 1126, Columbia, SC

Applicant must be the child of a South Carolina war veteran who is listed as permanently and totally disabled by the Veterans Administration, or in receipt of the Purple Heart or Medal of Honor, Non-Service Connected Pension. Award is for undergraduate study and may be used at state supported South Carolina...

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- None Apply Now

Henry DeWitt Plyler Scholarship

Sponsor by Foundation for the Carolinas

Applicant must be a resident of Lancaster County, S.C.

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$6,000.00 February 1 Apply Now

South Carolina HOPE Scholarship

Sponsor by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Location South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia, SC

Applicant must be a first-time entering freshman who is a full-time student attending an eligible four-year institution in South Carolina. Applicant must not owe a refund or repayment on any State or Federal financial aid and not be in default on a Federal student loan, must have never been convicted of...

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$2,800.00 December 15 Apply Now

Palmetto Fellows Scholarship

Sponsor by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Location South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia, SC

Early award applicant must be a high school senior who is a resident of South Carolina and who meets one of the two following sets of academic requirements: score a minimum SAT Reasoning score of 1200 (composite ACT score of 27) by the November test administration, earn a minimum 3.5 cumulative...

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- December 15 (early awards), June 15 (final awards) Apply Now

South Carolina Legislative Incentives for Future Excellence (LIFE) Scholarship

Sponsor by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Location South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia, SC

For the four-year institution award, applicant must be a full-time student who is a resident of South Carolina with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and who ranks in the top third of their graduating class. Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100 (composite ACT score of 24) required. For the two-year...

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- December 15 Apply Now

South Carolina Need-based Grant

Sponsor by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Location South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia, SC

Applicant must be enrolled and attending or have completed at the time of grant disbursement a minimum of six credit hours if part-time or 12 credit hours if full-time for the term. Foster care youth may receive the maximum award in addition to Need-based Grant funds specifically for foster care youth,...

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- December 15 Apply Now

LinkScholars Program

Sponsor by Central Carolina Community Foundation Location 2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213, Columbia, SC

Applicant must be an African American graduate of a Fairfield, Kershaw, Lexington, Richland or Sumter County high school entering their freshman year at an accredited post-secondary institution in South Carolina. Minimum 2.9 GPA and 900 SAT score required.

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$3,000.00 March 15 Apply Now