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South Carolina Honors College

    Designate Your Gift

    We welcome all gifts to the college. Many of our donors want to designate their gifts for a specific fund. We have a lot of options and hope you'll find one that makes your gift more personal.

    Our Funds

    You may designate your gift to any of the Honors College funds described below. When you give online, you will have an opportunity to specify what you would like to support. If you would like to support one of the funds below, please select "Other" and enter the name of the fund in the text box.

    These funds currently support students in the South Carolina Honors College.

    Allows the college to use the gift in the area of highest need. At this time, most unrestricted gifts are used to support student scholarships. Unrestricted gifts of $1,000 or more qualify donors for membership in the Honors College Dean's Circle.

    Fellowships for Honors College students participating in research under the guidance of USC faculty members.

    Scholarship for students who demonstrates intellectual curiosity and shows exemplary academic success.

    Scholarship to support out-of-state students and awarded annually to those who have received no other scholarship support from the University.

    Support for the Internship Program in the South Carolina Honors College, including student preparation activities, printed materials, student scholarships or stipends, etc.

    Supports student enrichment activities, recruiting efforts, alumni activities, and student scholarships as related to the Washington Semester Internship Program.

    In honor of the founding deans, this scholarship is for current Honors College students who receive little or no other financial aid.

    This fund provides support for special programs and activities for Top Scholars to support their undergraduate experience at Carolina.

    Supports students as they prepare for and travel to national interviews, travel to meet with faculty/secure housing for tenure during the fellowship, initial startup and gaps in living expenses during the fellowship period, and other related expenses.

    This scholarship was established to honor Dr. William A. Mould’s vision, campus leadership and perseverance which led to the creation of the South Carolina College, eventually named the South Carolina Honors College. He led the South Carolina College and later served as Dean from 1979 to 1994.

    The scholarship will be awarded to South Carolina Honors College students who have demonstrated financial needs and who have exceptional academic potential. Preference shall be for members of underrepresented student populations who have been accepted for admission or who are currently enrolled at the University.

    This fund provides support for an international or high yield student at the Honors College.

    This scholarship was established to honor Dr. Peter C. Sederberg  and his 36 year commitment to the University of South Carolina where he spent almost 30 of them creating and building the South Carolina Honors College. Serving as dean for a decade, his devotion to the Honors College was unparalleled.

    The scholarship will be awarded to Honors students who [TBD]

    Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.