New Scholarships

Posted by Stephanie Beaver on 3/13/2019

Hey seniors!


Check out these scholarships.  Deadlines are approaching, so apply today!

Tywanza Sanders - Legacy Foundation


The Tywanza Sanders Legacy Scholarships provides students seeking to obtain an undergraduate degree at an accredited 4 year college/university in the United States.  The foundation provides a one time scholarship that may be used for tuition, books, room and board, and other college fees.


  • Be a 2018-2019 graduate from a South Carolina high school
  • Be a permanent resident of South Carolina
  • Enroll as a full time, undergraduate student at a four year US accredited college/university in Fall 2019
  • Have a 2.5 GPA or higher
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Submit a short written essay

Award Amount - $5,000; $2,000; $1,000

Deadline to apply - April 15, 2019

To apply -


South Carolina Business Week Scholarships

  • S. Hunter Howard, Jr. Business Week Scholarship - $5,000
  • Ron McNair Leadership Scholarship - $5,000
  • Mechanical Contractors Association of SC Scholarship - $2,500
  • Chelse Ward Elliott Scholarship - $2,000

Application deadline April 30, 2019


SCEA - Retired Scholarship


The South Carolina Education Association  - Retired offers an annual scholarship designed to encourage promising young people to prepare for careers in education.  The annual scholarship is $1,000 for students to attend a South Carolina four year college, university, technical college, or community college.  The schoolarship will be awarded for 4 consectuive years unless the student graduates early, GPA falls below a 3.0, r decides not to pursue a career in education.


  • Graduating senior from a public high school in SC
  • Plan to attend a 4 year college, university or an accredited two year college within SC as a full time student
  • Pursuing a career in education
  • Good high school acadmeic record
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities
  • Deomnstrate financial need

Deadline to apply - May 15, 2019

See Ms. Beaver for an application.