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South Carolina Scholarships

South Carolina (/ˌkærəˈlaɪnə/ (listen)) is a state in the Southeastern United States and the easternmost of the Deep South. It is bordered to the north by North Carolina, to the southeast by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the southwest by Georgia across the Savannah River.

South Carolina became the eighth state to ratify the U.S. Constitution on May 23, 1788. South Carolina became the first state to vote in favor of secession from the Union on December 20, 1860. After the American Civil War, it was readmitted into the United States on June 25, 1868.

South Carolina is the 40th most extensive and 23rd most populous U.S. state. Its GDP as of 2013 was $183.6 billion, with an annual growth rate of 3.13%. South Carolina is composed of 46 counties. The capital is Columbia with a 2016 population of 134,309; while its largest city is Charleston with a 2016 population of 134,385. The Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin metropolitan area is the largest in the state, with a 2016 population estimate of 884,975.

South Carolina is named in honor of King Charles I of England, who first formed the English colony, with Carolus being Latin for "Charles".

South Carolina is known for its 187 miles of coastline, beautiful lush gardens, historic sites and Southern plantations, colonial, African and European cultures, and its growing economic development.

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South Carolina College Scholarships

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Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest

Regions Bank

Up to $5,000 February 28, 2019 See Details

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest

Regions Bank

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Up to $5,000

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February 28, 2019
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South Carolina Hope Scholarship

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

Up to $2,800 Varies See Details

South Carolina Hope Scholarship

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

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Up to $2,800

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Coastal Advertising Marketing Professionals Diversity Scholarship

American Advertising Federation - Coastal Carolinas

$750 Varies See Details

Coastal Advertising Marketing Professionals Diversity Scholarship

American Advertising Federation - Coastal Carolinas

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$750

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Intel PhD Fellowship Program

Intel Foundation

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Intel PhD Fellowship Program

Intel Foundation

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Hilton Pond Center Internship

Hilton Pond Center

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Hilton Pond Center Internship

Hilton Pond Center

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Arkansas Health Education Grant Program

Arkansas Department of Higher Education

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Arkansas Health Education Grant Program

Arkansas Department of Higher Education

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June O. Yarborough/Francis Marion College Scholarship

Medical University of South Carolina

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June O. Yarborough/Francis Marion College Scholarship

Medical University of South Carolina

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Judge John M. McNatt Memorial Scholarship

University of Florida College of Law

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Judge John M. McNatt Memorial Scholarship

University of Florida College of Law

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Matching South Carolina Colleges

University of South Carolina-Columbia
Four or more years; Public; $31,562 average out-state tuition; $11,462 average in-state tuition
Clemson University
Four or more years; Public; $34,694 average out-state tuition; $13,752 average in-state tuition
College of Charleston
Four or more years; Public; $70 average out-state tuition; $70 average in-state tuition
Coastal Carolina University
Four or more years; Public; $25,692 average out-state tuition; $11,020 average in-state tuition
Winthrop University
Four or more years; Public; $28,786 average out-state tuition; $14,870 average in-state tuition
South Carolina State University
Four or more years; Public; $19,588 average out-state tuition; $9,208 average in-state tuition
Anderson University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $24,290 average out-state tuition; $24,290 average in-state tuition