College of Education - Education

Complete Scholarship Name Application Deadline Date Contact Name Contact Phone Number Contact E-mail Address
College of Education Departmental Scholarships
Frank and Frankie McGuire Endowed Scholarship Yes See the College of Education Scholarship page for deadline information. Dr Chelsea Stinnett 803.777.8863
Undergraduate or Graduate Student in CarolinaLlFE Program - This award is provided to student(s) enrolled in the CarolinaLIFE program. The primary basis for the award will be financial need. (Application information is at
Noyce Scholarships for Secondary Science and Mathematics Education Yes April 1, 2022 Kathy Henson
The application deadline for the Noyce Scholarships is Friday, April 6, 2018.

This scholarship funds juniors, seniors, MT students and second year MAT science and mathematics students.

If you qualify, you may be awarded up to $11,500 per year to complete a bachelor's degree and an MT/MAT degree program.

Besides your regular coursework, if you qualify you will participate in a special seminar program to help build and support your subject matter content knowledge and teaching skills.

You apply in the last semester of your sophomore year (or possibly junior) year or at the end of your first year in the MAT science/math program.

You must teach high school science or mathematics in a high-need school district for 2 years for each year of Noyce scholarship you receive.

The Noyce Scholarships do not follow the same application process as the others listed on this page. To apply, submit a copy of the Noyce Scholarship Application [pdf] to the offices listed in the application.

Please contact Kathy Henson at with any questions.
Croy West Endowed Scholarship Fund Yes See the College of Education Scholarship page for deadline information. Dr. Chelsea Stinnett 803.777.8863
The purpose of this fund is to provide support for scholarship(s) at the University of South Carolina in the College of Education for students enrolled in the CarolinaLIFE program.
AACTE Holmes Scholars Program for Underrepresented Minority Doctoral Students Yes March 9, 2018 Margo Jackson 803.777.4717
Each College of Education department supports a limited number of Holmes Scholars. Before applying to the Holmes Program, potential applicants should reach out to their home department to inquire about available Holmes slots. Deadlines differ by each home department’s review deadline. To apply to the Holmes Scholars program, applicants must:
1. Receive acceptance into one of the College of Education’s doctoral programs
2. Complete the Graduate Assistant Application Form (found here on the College of Education’s website)
3. Submit two letters of recommendation from faculty members to the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Application: Yes
Contact Name: Dr. Michelle Bryan
Contact Phone Number: 803-777-3046
Contact E-mail Address: