All Opportunities

Welcome to the Scholarship Opportunities Homepage. Applications are currently open for the 2020-2021 academic year!

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same email address you use to access the campus login portal (current students) or email address you submitted during the application process (applicants only). You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies "Mother" Emanuel AME Church Endowed/Annual Scholarship
The fund is intended to provide scholarships for students who are members of the “Mother” Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church and are from...
The fund is intended to provide scholarships for students who are...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies 402 Scholarship
Provide scholarships for a CofC student living in the College Lodge residence hall. Kristen Bowden is a 1995 graduate of the College of Charleston....
Provide scholarships for a CofC student living in the College Lodge...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Accountancy Graduate Scholarship Fund
Students in the Graduate Accountancy program
Students in the Graduate Accountancy program
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Albert Sottile Memorial Scholarship in Business
BA/Economics; South Carolina residents
BA/Economics; South Carolina residents
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alexander C. Dick Endowed Scholarship in Pre-Law
Presented to a rising junior or senior with a major in history who intends to study law.
Presented to a rising junior or senior with a major in history who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alexander Family Scholarship
David and Ashley Alexander graduated from the College of Charleston in 1994. David majored in urban studies and Ashley majored in elementary...
David and Ashley Alexander graduated from the College of Charleston in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alexandria Dengate Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an incoming first-year college student with a superior high school record and high test scores, who shows academic...
This scholarship is awarded to an incoming first-year college student...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Aline Smith Bulwinkle Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in loving memory of Aline Bulwinkle, Class of 1939, by her husband, John Bulwinkle. The scholarship recognizes an...
This scholarship was established in loving memory of Aline Bulwinkle,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alison Piepmeier Endowed/Annual Scholarship
The Alison Piepmeier Scholarship was established in honor of the late Alison Piepmeier, Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Director of the...
The Alison Piepmeier Scholarship was established in honor of the late...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alumni Association General Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Amanda Leigh Petway Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship intends to help an incoming freshman who demonstrates financial need and may be renewed for up to four years. Recipients will be...
This scholarship intends to help an incoming freshman who demonstrates...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Anne Marie Kathryn White Scholarship
This scholarship was established in honor of Anne Marie Kathryn White, class of 1932. White worked as a bookkeeper at Paul Motor Company and had a...
This scholarship was established in honor of Anne Marie Kathryn White,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Asbill Real Estate Scholarship Fund
Recipients must be an active member of the Real Estate Club.
Recipients must be an active member of the Real Estate Club.
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Barkley Family Fund-Honors Program for Business & Economics
Travel Scholarship
Travel Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Beatty Alumni Scholarship
Recipients will be selected based on the following criteria: • Applicant for the Guy and Betty Beatty Scholarship who satisfactorily meets each of...
Recipients will be selected based on the following criteria:...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Blanchard-Linder Endowed/Annual Alumni Scholarship
Laura Blanchard is a member of the College of Charleston Class of 1970. She presently lives on Sullivan’s Island. The College of Charleston has...
Laura Blanchard is a member of the College of Charleston Class of 1970....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Bob Dukes Endowed/Annual Scholarship in Astrophysics
The scholarship is to be used for an incoming freshman who pre-declares a major in Astrophysics. Recipient must maintain GPA of 3.2 and coursework...
The scholarship is to be used for an incoming freshman who pre-declares...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Boeing Scholarship in Business
Full-time undergrad students pursuing degrees in business, supply-chain economics, intermodal transportation, mathematics, sciences, environmental...
Full-time undergrad students pursuing degrees in business, supply-chain...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Burnet Rhett Maybank Award in Political Science
A non-renewable award given to a rising junior (typically meaning students who will have in excess of 60 hours at the end of the spring semester;...
A non-renewable award given to a rising junior (typically meaning...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Chad V. Adams '18 Memorial Scholarship
Chad V. Adams ‘18 embraced life’s adventures fearlessly and had a dedication to bring his best to whatever he pursued. Devoted to family and...
Chad V. Adams ‘18 embraced life’s adventures fearlessly and had a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Changing The Face of Teaching
This School of Education, Health, and Human Performance Scholarship supports African American students who have financial need. Preference for male...
This School of Education, Health, and Human Performance Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Charles & Mary Pratt Edmondston Endowed Scholarship
BA/Economics major
BA/Economics major
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Charleston Bed & Breakfast Association Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Charleston Restaurant Association Scholarship
HTMT major/minor; preference to students presently working in the food & beverage industry who plan to remain in the field after graduation.
HTMT major/minor; preference to students presently working in the food &...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Charleston Wine + Food Festival Senior Scholarship
Declared hospitality major, minor or concentration; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0; demonstrated intention to have a career in event or food and...
Declared hospitality major, minor or concentration; cumulative GPA of at...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Class of 1938 Golden Anniversary Scholarship
The Class of 1938 Golden Anniversary Scholarship was established in 1992 in honor of the 50th anniversary of the 1938 graduating class. The...
The Class of 1938 Golden Anniversary Scholarship was established in 1992...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Class of 1965 Scholarship
This scholarship is available to any College of Charleston student. There is a preference for children of alumni.
This scholarship is available to any College of Charleston student....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies College of Charleston Young Alumni Scholarship
Graduate student
Graduate student
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Constantina P. Padgett Endowed/Annual Education Scholarship
Tina Padgett, ‘78, earned her bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston in Education and completed postgraduate education earning 30 hours...
Tina Padgett, ‘78, earned her bachelor’s degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Cracraft Family Endowed/Annual Scholarship
The Cracraft Family Endowed Scholarship was created by Scott Cracraft ’83 and Janet Cracraft ’85. Scott’s and Janet’s daughter, Kellee Ann, is also...
The Cracraft Family Endowed Scholarship was created by Scott Cracraft...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dana Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dean Frances C. Welch Scholarship
Full-time students as a rising junior majoring in Exercise Science or Public Health and who have completed at least 30 hours at the CofC while...
Full-time students as a rising junior majoring in Exercise Science or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Department of Health & Human Performance Fund
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dorie and George Endowed/Annual Spaulding Scholarship
Candidates must display a passion for any major within the School of Education, Health, and Human Performance. They must demonstrate a care and...
Candidates must display a passion for any major within the School of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Douglas and Elizabeth Clark Memorial Scholarship in History
This scholarship is for a rising Junior who has declared a major in history. Recipients must maintain a GPA of 3.6 or higher.
This scholarship is for a rising Junior who has declared a major in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Andrew and Josephine Lewis Endowed/Annual Scholarship
Scholarship is for a student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Applications for the scholarship must be accompanied by two letters of...
Scholarship is for a student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Deborah A. Miller Public Health Scholarship
The Dr. Deborah A. Miller Public Health Scholarship will be used to support full time students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Public...
The Dr. Deborah A. Miller Public Health Scholarship will be used to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Gregory A. Brewer and Dr. Cynthia Tate Brewer Scholarship
The scholarship is for a full time, junior or senior Chemistry student and resident of South Carolina. Scholarship award will be based on...
The scholarship is for a full time, junior or senior Chemistry student...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Monica A. Janas Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who have been admitted to the teacher education program at the College. Scholarship recipients must...
This scholarship is awarded to students who have been admitted to the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Rene Ravenel Endowed Scholarship
Created by Eva Ravenel to honor her late husband, Dr. Rene’ Ravenel, a member of the Class of 1965, who practiced medicine as an orthopedic...
Created by Eva Ravenel to honor her late husband, Dr. Rene’ Ravenel, a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Sam and Nancy Stafford Endowed/Annual Alumni Scholarship
Sam Stafford III ’68 and Nancy Webb Stafford ’70 met while both were students at The College of Charleston. Both were actively involved in several...
Sam Stafford III ’68 and Nancy Webb Stafford ’70 met while both were...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Stephanie Dellis Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Stephanie Dellis to benefit students majoring in biology in the School of Sciences and Mathematics....
Scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Stephanie Dellis to benefit...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. Thomas D. and Janie L. Langley Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship supports South Carolina students who have declared a major in exercise science or physical education teacher education. Recipients must...
Scholarship supports South Carolina students who have declared a major...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dr. William R. Barfield Endowed/Annual Scholarship
Provide scholarships to students who declare a major in exercise science and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher; preferences to a student athlete;...
Provide scholarships to students who declare a major in exercise science...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies E C Owens Memorial Scholarship
Friends and members of the South Carolina Association of Auto Insurance Agents established the E. Chandler Owens Memorial Scholarship to recognize...
Friends and members of the South Carolina Association of Auto Insurance...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Edgar T. Cato Scholarship Fund
This scholarship assists full-time undergraduate students who have financial need, pursue courses of study leading to an accredited degree, and...
This scholarship assists full-time undergraduate students who have...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Edward Emerson Towell Scholarship
The purpose of the Edward Emerson Towell Scholarship is to honor the life work of Dr. Towell by recruiting outstanding chemistry students to study...
The purpose of the Edward Emerson Towell Scholarship is to honor the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Edwin Davis Peacock Endowed Scholarship in Music
The Edwin Davis Peacock Endowed Scholarship in Music is for piano students.
The Edwin Davis Peacock Endowed Scholarship in Music is for piano students.
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Ellen Glenn Lightsey Scholarship
The Ellen Glenn Lightsey Scholarship is for cello students. This scholarship was created by Kathleen K. and Harry M. Lightsey, Jr. in memory of Dr....
The Ellen Glenn Lightsey Scholarship is for cello students. This...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Eugene D. Foxworth, III and Christopher G. Wells Endowed/Annual Scholarship
Scholarships to College of Charleston students with demonstrated participation in the Collegiate Recovery Program; demonstrate financial need;...
Scholarships to College of Charleston students with demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020