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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program

Sponsored by: South Carolina State Department of Education

Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

FAQ

Application Deadline February 6
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes

Scholarships

Amount

Max $2,000

Available

Average 5

Contact Information

South Carolina State Department of Education
South Carolina State Department of Education
1429 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States

Phone: (803) 734-0323
http://ed.sc.gov

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$10,000

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