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
Varies Berrien Cheatham Endowed Scholarship in the Arts
The Berrien Cheatham Scholarship will be awarded to academically talented students pursuing degrees within the Department of Theater and Dance...
The Berrien Cheatham Scholarship will be awarded to academically...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Cary and Helen Grant Scholarship
Student must be majoring in History with a 3.0 usc gpa.
Student must be majoring in History with a 3.0 usc gpa.
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Chester Bain Scholar Award
Chester Bain Scholar Award will be made to a rising junior who is a South Carolina resident. Applicants for the Bain Award must demonstrate...
Chester Bain Scholar Award will be made to a rising junior who is a...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Dean and Bronson Smith Award
Dean and Bronson Smith Award will be made to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior. The student must have a minimum cumulative 3.00 GPA. The...
Dean and Bronson Smith Award will be made to a rising sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Dr. Edwin R. and Mrs. Elizabeth F. Jones Endowed Scholarship
Dr. Edwin R. and Mrs. Elizabeth F. Jones Endowed Scholarship. The College of Arts and Sciences is offering a scholarship to a South Carolina...
Dr. Edwin R. and Mrs. Elizabeth F. Jones Endowed Scholarship. The...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Drenaye Houston Fund
Drenaye Houston Fund will be made to rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are not South Carolina residents. The student must have a minimum...
Drenaye Houston Fund will be made to rising sophomores, juniors, or...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies J. L. Pickens Scholarship
J. L. Pickens Scholarship will be made to rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are not South Carolina residents. Students must have...
J. L. Pickens Scholarship will be made to rising sophomores, juniors,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies James Roy Prince Endowed Scholarship Fund
James Roy Prince Scholar Award will be made. Students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South...
James Roy Prince Scholar Award will be made. Students must have...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies James S. Tompkins Scholar Award
James S. Tompkins Scholar Award will be made to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior who are South Carolina residents of Edgefield, Aiken,...
James S. Tompkins Scholar Award will be made to a rising sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies John M. Lawson Scholarship
The John M. Lawson Scholarship provides support for a study abroad experience. The student can be studying abroad for one year or one semester. ...
The John M. Lawson Scholarship provides support for a study abroad...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Laborde, Maximillian Scholarship Fund
The Maximilian LaBorde Scholarship will be awarded to students who’s academic performance is in the top ten percent of their class. Preference will...
The Maximilian LaBorde Scholarship will be awarded to students who’s...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies M. A. Tootie Baroody and Eva T. Baroody Scholar Awards
M. A. Tootie Baroody and Eva T. Baroody Scholar Awards will be made to rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are residents of South Carolina. ...
M. A. Tootie Baroody and Eva T. Baroody Scholar Awards will be made to...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Martha and Jack Edgerton Scholar Award
Martha and Jack Edgerton Scholar Award will be made to rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are residents of Georgetown, Greenwood,...
Martha and Jack Edgerton Scholar Award will be made to rising...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Mary Carter Grant Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to an Art Education major.
This scholarship will be awarded to an Art Education major.
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Robert Thomas Award
Robert Thomas Award will be made to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior. The student must have a minimum cumulative 3.00 GPA. The award is...
Robert Thomas Award will be made to a rising sophomore, junior, or...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Stephen Morrison Endowed Arts and Sciences Scholarship
The Stephen G. Morrison Scholarship will be awarded to a deserving Arts and Sciences undergraduate with demonstrated financial need and who...
The Stephen G. Morrison Scholarship will be awarded to a deserving Arts...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies The Wester Family Endowed Scholarship
The Wester Family Endowed Scholarship will be made to a South Carolina resident of Florence County who is majoring in Biological Sciences,...
The Wester Family Endowed Scholarship will be made to a South Carolina...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Thomas Chiles Perrin Scholar Award
Thomas Chiles Perrin Scholar Award will be made to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior who is a South Carolina resident of Abbeville, Greenwood...
Thomas Chiles Perrin Scholar Award will be made to a rising sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Tommy and Patricia Hickman Endowed Scholarship fund
The Tommy and Patricia Hickman Scholarship will be awarded to worthy students with demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to...
The Tommy and Patricia Hickman Scholarship will be awarded to worthy...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies William G. "Chip" Roberts, III Scholarship
This scholarship for a deserving History major. It is based on financial need. Student must be a South Carolina resident with a 3.0 GPA.
This scholarship for a deserving History major. It is based on...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2020
Varies Michael Gillespie Endowed Scholarship
The college will award this scholarship to a nontraditional student originally from South Carolina but not necessarily a resident of South Carolina...
The college will award this scholarship to a nontraditional student...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies The Dr. Aisha S. Haynes Endowed Scholarship Fund
Awarded to a Senior student in the Opportunity Scholars Program with a preference for a student who is participating in service or leadership...
Awarded to a Senior student in the Opportunity Scholars Program with a...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies The William Tobin "Toby" Cassels IV Endowed Scholarship Fund
Awarded to students in the Gamecock Guarantee program with a preference for Junior and Senior Gamecock Guarantee students who participate in...
Awarded to students in the Gamecock Guarantee program with a preference...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies The Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship
Awards annual grants for the education of deserving Southern Christian females who demonstrate financial need, seeking degrees in specific Health...
Awards annual grants for the education of deserving Southern Christian...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2020
Varies 4% Proviso
Available only to South Carolina Residents within the School of Law.
Available only to South Carolina Residents within the School of Law.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Albert C. Todd III Endowed Scholarship Fund
Merit based.
Merit based.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Anthony Raymond Memorial Scholarship
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Arthur B. Custy Memorial Fund
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Barney O. Smith National Trial Competition Award
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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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  • Award: Varies
Varies Boone Foundation Scholarship Fund for Law
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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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  • Award: Varies
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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  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Cement Fayssoux ("Bundy") Davis Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a senior History major.
Awarded to a senior History major.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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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  • Award: Varies
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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  • Award: Varies
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies