South Carolina Need-based Grant
Sponsored by: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
Applicant must be enrolled and attending or have completed at the time of grant disbursement a minimum of six credit hours if part-time or 12 credit hours if full-time for the term. Foster care youth may receive the maximum award in addition to Need-based Grant funds specifically for foster care youth; youth must self-identify by May 1. FAFSA is required. 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.
|Application Deadline||December 15|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Grant|
|Award Coverage||Up to $2,500 for full-time students; $1,250 for part-time students.|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Award is for eight full-time semesters.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|