Our Opportunities

This is a comprehensive list of departmental scholarships awarded by the University of South Carolina – Columbia campus. In order to apply, the student will need to sign in by clicking the ‘Sign In’ button in the top right corner of this page. Sign in requires the student to log-in using their UofSC Network Username and Password. For students who have not yet set up their Network Username and Password, please review the Help Desk information here for assistance.

Deadline: This is the date by which you should complete the General Application, any Supplemental Applications, or any individual scholarship applications to receive consideration.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors.

Actions: Upon completion of the General Application and any Supplemental Applications, you will be automatched with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. A limited number of scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require individual applications for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing Recommended Opportunities from the Opportunities tab.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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Available only to South Carolina Residents within the School of Law.
Available only to South Carolina Residents within the School of Law.
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Varies A. C. Flora Memorial Scholarship
Awarded by the principal and administrative staff of A. C. Flora High School, South Carolina to an entering freshman based on recommendation by the...
Awarded by the principal and administrative staff of A. C. Flora High...
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Varies Abney Foundation Scholarship
Awarded to a South Carolina resident who has financial need with preference given to Anderson and Greenwood County residents.
Awarded to a South Carolina resident who has financial need with...
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Varies Albert C. Todd III Endowed Scholarship Fund
Merit based.
Merit based.
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Varies Andrew J. Savage Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Andrew J. Savage Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. Savage to provide financial assistance to deserving students. Mr. Savage is a 1975...
The Andrew J. Savage Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. Savage to...
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Varies Annabell B Brown Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was created in 1991 by Timothy L. Brown in honor of his mother, Annabell B. Brown. Mr. Brown is a 1976 graduate of the University...
This scholarship was created in 1991 by Timothy L. Brown in honor of his...
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Varies Anne D. and James B. Morrison Law Scholarship Fund
The Morrison Scholarship created in 1982 by Anne D. and James B. Morrison. Mr. Morrison was a 1932 graduate of the University of South Carolina...
The Morrison Scholarship created in 1982 by Anne D. and James B....
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Varies Annette and Stephen Francis Endowed Scholarship Fund
Prospective students who audition are automatically reviewed for this scholarship. Returning students are also reviewed for this scholarship. No...
Prospective students who audition are automatically reviewed for this...
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Varies Anonymous Donor 50 Endowed Scholarship Fund
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina School of Law Scholarship Committee at their discretion.
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina...
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Varies Anthony Raymond Memorial Scholarship
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Varies Art Gregory Endowed Scholarship Fund
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina School of Law Scholarship Committee to benefit one or more deserving law...
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina...
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Varies Arthur B. Custy Memorial Fund
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Varies Barney O. Smith National Trial Competition Award
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Varies Bernice C. Blitch Scholarship
Awarded to an entering freshman with financial need who is a resident of South Carolina
Awarded to an entering freshman with financial need who is a resident of...
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Varies Bernie and Bobby Hood Academic Endowed Scholarship Fund
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina School of Law Scholarship Committee to deserving law students
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina...
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Varies Billy C. Coleman Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Billy C. Coleman Scholarship was created in September 2009 by Richard J. Breibart, to honor his mentor, Billy C. Coleman, a 1938 graduate of...
The Billy C. Coleman Scholarship was created in September 2009 by...
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Varies Boone Foundation Scholarship Fund for Law
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Varies Brailsford-Rosen Scholarship in Law
The Brailsford-Rosen Scholarship was created in 1984 by the Orangeburg County Bar Association, represented by Robert R. Horger, Esq. Louis Rosen...
The Brailsford-Rosen Scholarship was created in 1984 by the Orangeburg...
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Varies Bryant A. and Jacqueline F. Meeks Endowed Scholarship
This award is provided to a full-time doctoral student(s) who is conducting research for their dissertation. Preference will be given to students...
This award is provided to a full-time doctoral student(s) who is...
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Varies Caplin-Hubbard Endowed Scholarship Fund
The scholarship was created in September 2012 by Mortimer M. Caplin, a highly-respected lawyer and educator, and founder of Caplin & Drysdale. The...
The scholarship was created in September 2012 by Mortimer M. Caplin, a...
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Varies Carl W. Littlejohn Scholarship
This scholarship was created in 2000 by the Gregg-Graniteville Foundation in honor of Carl W. Littlejohn, a 1953 graduate of the School of Law. ...
This scholarship was created in 2000 by the Gregg-Graniteville...
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Varies Cecil-Self Scholarship
This scholarship is provided to support a student(s) pursuing a degree in Elementary Education.
This scholarship is provided to support a student(s) pursuing a degree...
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Varies Cement Fayssoux ("Bundy") Davis Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a senior History major.
Awarded to a senior History major.
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Varies Charles Bell Elliott Scholarship
The Charles Bell Elliott Scholarship was created in 1975 by Mrs. Charles B. Elliott, wife of Mr. Charles Bell Elliott, in memory of her husband.
The Charles Bell Elliott Scholarship was created in 1975 by Mrs. Charles...
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Varies Charles E. Simons, Jr. Law Scholarship
The Simons Scholarship created in 1983 by The Honorable Charles E. Simons, Jr., of Aiken, South Carolina. Mr. Simons was a 1939 graduate of the...
The Simons Scholarship created in 1983 by The Honorable Charles E....
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Varies Charles H & Margaret M Witten Fellowship
This award is provided to a worthy doctoral student in the Higher Education Administration program.
This award is provided to a worthy doctoral student in the Higher...
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Varies Charles Lee Allen, II Scholarship Fund
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina School of Law Selection Committee to deserving law student(s). Certified...
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina...
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Varies Charlton Horger Fund
This scholarship was created in January 2004 by the Waring Family to support scholarships at the School of Law. Applicant must be from one of the...
This scholarship was created in January 2004 by the Waring Family to...
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Varies Children's Law Concentration Distinguished Student Award Fnd
The award is awarded to an outstanding third-year law student in the University of South Carolina School of Law’s Children’s Law Concentration...
The award is awarded to an outstanding third-year law student in the...
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Varies Class of 1968
Awarded to students, with preference to Seniors, as determined by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.
Awarded to students, with preference to Seniors, as determined by the...
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Varies Class of 1973 Scholarship
The Class of 1973 Scholarship was created by the Law Class of 1973 in honor of their 25th class reunion. The Scholarship is awarded on the basis...
The Class of 1973 Scholarship was created by the Law Class of 1973 in...
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Varies Claud N. Sapp Award & Scholarship Fund
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina School of Law Scholarship Committee to deserving law students
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina...
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Varies Coleman Karesh Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Coleman Karesh Scholarship was created in 1977 by a group of University of South Carolina alumni and friends of Coleman Karesh, in order to...
The Coleman Karesh Scholarship was created in 1977 by a group of...
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Varies Conrad-Becton Scholarship
This award is provided to a student in Instruction and Teacher Education and is pursuing a teaching degree in the College of Education.
This award is provided to a student in Instruction and Teacher Education...
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Varies Cooper, John H. - Trustee
Scholarship created by the Estate of Margaret Harris Cooper, deceased sister-in-law of Mr. John Hughes Cooper. The Scholarship is awarded on the...
Scholarship created by the Estate of Margaret Harris Cooper, deceased...
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Varies Cooper, Paul A. - Trustee Paul A. Cooper Memorial
Scholarship created by the Estate of Margaret Harris Cooper, deceased sister-in-law of Mr. John Huges Cooper.
Scholarship created by the Estate of Margaret Harris Cooper, deceased...
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Varies Dan and Suzanne Sanders Endowed Scholarship Fund
The scholarship was created in May 2016 by Dan and Suzanne Sanders to support scholarships at the School of Law.
The scholarship was created in May 2016 by Dan and Suzanne Sanders to...
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Varies Daniel R. McLeod Law Scholarship
This scholarship was created in 1982 by Karen Henderson, Jack Bryand, and other members of the Committee to Honor Daniel R. McLeod. Daniel R....
This scholarship was created in 1982 by Karen Henderson, Jack Bryand,...
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Varies David Anthony Kusa Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship created in December 2006 by Joseph and Marie Kusa, parents of David A. Kusa, and by Kristina Kusa, widow of David A. Kusa. David...
This scholarship created in December 2006 by Joseph and Marie Kusa,...
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Varies David H. Means Scholarship Fund
The David H. Means Scholarship created in October of 1987 by Mrs. Frances K.B. Means in memory of her husband, David H. Means, Professor of Law at...
The David H. Means Scholarship created in October of 1987 by Mrs....
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Varies Dennis A. Pruitt Endowed Fellowship
This award is provided to a student(s) who are enrolled in the Higher Education Student Affairs Program; who is a member of the Student Personnel...
This award is provided to a student(s) who are enrolled in the Higher...
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Varies Dennis R. Nolan Scholarship Endowment Fund
This scholarship was created in July 2006 to honor Dennis R. Nolan, Professor of Law at the University of South Carolina School of Law from...
This scholarship was created in July 2006 to honor Dennis R. Nolan,...
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Varies Dewitt Pate Jacobs Scholarship Fund
The annual distribution from the Donor shall be awarded in its entirety. Decisions shall be based on merit and financial need by the School of Law...
The annual distribution from the Donor shall be awarded in its entirety....
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Varies Dorothy B. and Lee M. Thomas Endowment
Undergraduate or Graduate Student – This award is provided to prospective teachers in or approaching the critical phase of teacher training...
Undergraduate or Graduate Student – This award is provided to...
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Varies Dorothy H. Lavisky Undergraduate Scholarship -Math or Sci Education
This award is provided to an undergraduate student who is pursuing a degree in Math or Science Education (middle level education). Preference is...
This award is provided to an undergraduate student who is pursuing a...
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Varies Doug Kotti '81 Endowed Law Scholarship
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Varies Dr. & Mrs. D. Shuler Black Scholarship
Awarded to a sophomore resident of South Carolina who was in the top 25% of their high school class, but not in the top 10%, has good character and...
Awarded to a sophomore resident of South Carolina who was in the top 25%...
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Varies Dr. James A. Stoddard Fellowship
This award is provided to a doctoral candidate(s) in the College of Education who is a certified secondary education teacher or whose research will...
This award is provided to a doctoral candidate(s) in the College of...
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Varies Dr. Paul Berg Graduate Fellowship
To provide a fellowship to a masters or doctoral student in Reading Education.
To provide a fellowship to a masters or doctoral student in Reading...
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Varies Edens Hult Fellowship
This award is provided to an incoming graduate student(s) with outstanding research potential to pursue a doctoral degree in the Educational...
This award is provided to an incoming graduate student(s) with...
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