All Opportunities

Welcome to the Cougar Scholarship Award System, the scholarship management site for the College of Charleston. Applications are currently open for the 2023-2024 academic year!

The scholarships listed are offered by various colleges, departments and offices throughout the College of Charleston. Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. Click “Show Filters” to display filter options such as college or major. Use the “Search” box to find scholarships by keyword or name. Select the scholarship name to learn more about the opportunity. Sign in, complete your General Application. Depending on your major, you may be prompted to complete a Conditional Application which is required for scholarships in your area of study. Once you complete the General Application (and Conditional Application, if applicable), scholarships that are currently “open” will be recommended to you if you meet the basic criteria. Please note to be considered for any award you must click submit on your application. Any application(s) left on drafted will not be considered.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Hispanic Studies Advisory Board Trujillo Study Abroad Scholarship
The Hispanic Studies Advisory Board, which was established in 2018 and...
Varies Hispanic Studies Study Abroad Scholarship
The primary purpose of this partial, financial need and merit-based...
Varies Anna B. Cox Scholarship
Travel abroad for the student of the French culture; 2.5 GPA or higher;...
Varies Cain Family International Scholarship
Travel abroad scholarship; must submit an essay; minimum 3.2 GPA;...
Varies CIE Abroad Scholarship
Students participating in Study Abroad
$0.00 Global Access Scholarship
One award to help a student who may not otherwise study abroad.
Varies Joe Milligan Australian Scholarship Endowed Fund
Assist a CofC student with costs associated with studying abroad in...
Varies John L. Covington, Jr. & Robert J. Lukey Endowed/Annual Scholarship for Study Abroad
Dr. John L. Covington and Professor Robert J. Lukey were a married...
Varies Nancy E. Brown Study Abroad in Spain Endowed Scholarship
Support students traveling to Spain; preference to students with...
Varies The Samuel Freeman Trust Scholarship Fund for the School of LCWA
The School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs, in conjunction...
Varies Deutscher Bruderliche Bund Scholarship
The Deutscher Bruderliche Bund Scholarship was created to encourage...
Varies Elizabeth Anne Eady Memorial Scholarship
The Elizabeth Anne Eady Memorial Scholarship was established by the...
Varies German Friendly Society Scholarship
The German Friendly Society of Charleston was founded in 1766 in...
Varies Joanna Foundation Deep Water Fund
Scholarship supports Marine Biology graduate students.
Varies Casa Hispana Scholarship
Created by the Department of Hispanic Studies to provide scholarship...
Varies Wells Fargo Excellence Scholarship for Study Abroad
The Wells Fargo Excellence Endowed Scholarship for Study Abroad is...
Varies Kathleen Hudson Rivers Foreign Language Scholarship
Kathleen Rivers created this endowed scholarship because of her belief...
Varies David J. Cohen Endowed/Annual Scholarship for Study Abroad
A declared major in LCWA; Participate in a summer study abroad program...
Varies The Samuel Freeman Trust - International Travel Scholarships
The School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs has scholarship...