College of Arts and Sciences - Arts and Sciences (General)

Complete Scholarship Name Application Deadline Date Contact Name Contact Phone Number Contact E-mail Address
Wester Family Scholarship Yes May 15 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
Worthy student majoring in arts and sciences with demonstrated financial need.
Chester and Sylvia Bain Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February Deadline for submission of application is posted on the college web page. The deadine is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the following year. Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2. For the Bain award, students must be rising juniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 45 degree-applicable semester hours with at least 15 of those hours completed at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have four(4) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. Applicants for the Bain Award must demonstrate interest in international affairs. 3. Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
Clyde Shirley US Constitution Yes August 1st Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
Incoming Freshman only. 2000-2500 word essay on a topic about the US Constitution which will be decided by the Scholarship Committee and noted on the announcement flyer which is distributed at Freshman Orientation. We will attempt to award 2 in-state and 2 out-of-state.
College of Arts and Sciences Rising Senior Award No N/A Jennifer Shiver 803.777.2505 Jennifer@cosm.psc.sc.edu
Awarded to a student that must have accumulated 75 semester hours prior to being considered, a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, and must enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours in each of the two semesters for which the scholarship will be awarded.
Dean D. and H. Bronson Smith Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February. Deadline for submission of applications is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the year. Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum GPA of 3.000 3.Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
Donald J. Greiner Scholarship Yes August 1st Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
Incoming out-of-state freshmen only. Selection will be based on the following criteria: 1. Fill out the attached application. 2. Personal statement outlining your current goals as an incoming freshman. 3. Your greatest accomplishment thus far. 4. Your greatest obstacle thus far.
Dr. Edwin R. and Mrs. Elizabeth F. Jones Endowed Scholarship Yes May 1 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
Dr. Edwin R. and Mrs. Elizabeth F. Jones Endowed Scholarship. The College of Arts and Sciences is offering a scholarship to a South Carolina resident majoring in Chemistry , Physics, or Mathematics. In order to apply you must: Be a resident of South Carolina, having graduated from a SC high school or having been homeschooled in SC, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and in good standing with the University of South Carolina, Be a student majoring in Chemistry, Physics, or Mathematics, and Be a Junior or Senior for the Fall YEAR semester.
Drenaye Houston Fund Yes Announced on website-will be first of April Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
3.0 GPA. 30 hours earned. Can be in-state or out-of-state. Renewable for 2 years afterward. Awarded to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior. Renewed for 2 years after the first year. Must be an Arts and Science major.
Elizabeth Harden Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally is February. Deadline for submission of applications is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the year. Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3. Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4. Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page. 5. Students must demonstrate financial need.
Fine Arts Fellowship No April 3, 2015 Cynthia Davis 803.777.5063 cjdavis@sc.edu
Admitted to candidacy in one of the College of Arts & Sciences MFA Programs. Must have approved creative terminal project proposal.

Passed comprehensive exams

Must have approved creative terminal project proposal

Passed comprehensive exams

Must have approved creative terminal project proposal
J.L. Pickens Award Yes Announced on website-will be first of April Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
3.0 GPA. 30 hours earned. Can be in-state or out-of-state. Renewable for 2 years afterward. Awarded to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior. Renewed for 2 years after the first year. Must be an Arts and Science major who has demonstrated financial need.
James Roy Prince Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February. Deadline for submission of applications is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the year. Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Student must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two (2) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3.Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
James S. Tompkins Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February. Deadline for submission of applications is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the year. Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two (2) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3.Students must be official residents of the state of South Carolina and of one of the designated counties: Edgefield, Aiken, Greenwood, McCormick, or Saluda County. 4.Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
Kathryn J & John W Williamson III Endowed Scholarship in Southern Studies No N/A Bob Ellis 803.777.2340 ellisrl@mailbox.sc.edu
For "an undergraduate student studying in the Institute for Southern Studies"
M.A. "Tootie" Baroody and Eva T. Baroody Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February. Deadline for submission of application is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitve basis in the spring term for the following year Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Student must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two(2) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3. Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4. Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
Martha and Jack Edgerton Scholar Award Yes. Application procedures are posted on the college web page normally in February. Deadline for submission of application is posted on the college web page. The deadline is normally during the first week of April. Scholar awards are made by the College of Arts and Sciences on a competitive basis in the spring term for the following yea Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two (2) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3.Students must be official residents if the state of South Carolina and of one of the designated counties: Georgetown, Greenwood, Lexington, Oconee, Richland, or Spartanburg County. 4. Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
Robert Thomas Yes Announced on website-will be first of April Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
3.0 GPA. 30 hours earned. Can be in-state or out-of-state. Renewable for 2 years afterward. Awarded to a sophomore. Renewed for Junior and Senior year. Must be an Arts and Science major.
Stephen G. Morrison Scholarship Yes May 15 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@email.sc.edu
The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the University of South Carolina College of Arts & Sciences Scholarship Committee to deserving Arts and Sciences undergraduates with demonstrated financial need.
Thomas Chiles Perrin Scholar Award Yes March 15 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hillerd@mailbox.sc.edu
1.Students must be admitted to a bachelor's degree program with a declared major in at least one department or program within the College of Arts and Sciences. 2.Students must be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors. At the time of application, students must have completed at least 15 degree-applicable semester hours at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus; have a minimum of two (2) remaining semesters before graduation; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. 3.Students must be official residents of the state of South Carolina and of one of the designated counties: Abbeville, Greenwood, and McCormick. 4.Students must be enrolled full-time at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus, or through an approved study abroad program. 4.Students must complete all application procedures specified on the college web page.
William G. "Chip" Roberts III Yes May 1 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 hiller@sc.edu
Must be a College of Arts and Science student. Preferable History major. Must have a 3.0. Must be sophomore standing or higher.
John M. Lawson Endowed Scholarship Fund Yes May 10 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 Hiller@sc.edu
For a student that is studying abroad for one or two semesters. Must be a student in college of arts and sciences. Must have a 3.0 GPA.
Tommy L. and Patricia Hickman Endowed Scholarship Yes May 10 Dawn Hiller 803.777.2993 Hiller@sc.edu
Eligible to underrepresented ethnicity. Must be a student in college of arts and science. Must have 3.0 GPA.