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South Carolina Legislative Incentives for Future Excellence (LIFE) Scholarship

Sponsored by: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

For the four-year institution award, applicant must be a full-time student who is a resident of South Carolina with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and who ranks in the top third of their graduating class. Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100 (composite ACT score of 24) required. For the two-year institution award, applicant must be a full-time student who is a resident of South Carolina with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA based on the South Carolina Uniform Grading Policy. Applicant must not owe a refund or repayment on any State or Federal financial aid and not be in default on a Federal student loan; must have never been convicted of any felonies and have not been convicted of any second or subsequent alcohol/drug-related misdemeanor offenses within the past academic year.

FAQ

Application Deadline December 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Award Coverage Up to $5,000 (including a $300 book allowance) each academic year toward the cost of attendance at an eligible four-year institution in South Carolina or up to the cost of tuition plus a $300 book allowance) at an eligible technical college in South Carolina.
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable?
Renewable if recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 LIFE GPA at all eligible SC institutions and earns at least 30 credit hours by the end of each academic year.
yes
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes

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Contact Information

LIFE Scholarship Program
South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
1333 Main Street, Suite 200
Columbia, SC 29021 United States

Phone: (877) 349-7183
http://www.che.sc.gov

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