2020 Charleston County Scholarships
Charleston County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 29% of Charleston County residents in South Carolina over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 56% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.
It’s clear that Charleston County residents in South Carolina will continue to need help paying for college. 8,287 men and 8,550 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 10,328 men 12,538 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Charleston County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Charleston County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Charleston County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Charleston County residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Charleston County residents?
There are 285 scholarships totaling $711,976.00 available to Charleston County residents. You can easily browse through all 285 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for college students in Charleston County?
285 scholarships worth $711,976.00 are available for college students in Charleston County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Charleston County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Charleston for more options.
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Charleston County?
285 scholarships totaling $711,976.00 are available for high school seniors in Charleston County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of Charleston County to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for Charleston County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Charleston County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.
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$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
We love this scholarship because the name doesn't lie - it's easy money. Many scholarship applications make you jump through hoops and require tons of essays and questionnaires. This scholarship application could not be more simple and straightforward.
Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship
Applicant must obtain application from the medical school authorities, complete it and return it to them for forwarding to the Foundation. Selection is based upon financial need, scholastic record and standing, demonstrated interest in arts and letters or other cultural pursuits outside the field of medicine, intention to specialize in neurology,...Learn More
Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship
Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.Learn More
South Carolina Press Association Foundation Newspaper Scholarship
Applicant must attend a South Carolina college and be interested in a career in newspapers. Selection is based upon grades, participation in journalistic activities in college, and recommendations of faculty members. Financial need may be considered.Learn More
Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents
Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.Learn More
C.G. Fuller Foundation Scholarship
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.Learn More
Applicant must be a South Carolina resident or a graduate of a South Carolina high school. Applicant must rank first in his or her secondary school class and have a minimum combined SAT I score of 1150.Learn More
Applicant must be an out-of=state first-time freshman student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and minimum composite ACT score between 30 and 31 (combined SAT Reasoning score between 1330 and 1390).Learn More