Scholarships and Grants Specifically for Black Students
There are several organizations, colleges, associations, and nonprofits that recognize the desire to attend college but the inability to be able to afford it. These organizations offer scholarships and grants geared specifically to black students to help close this educational gap. Some cover the cost of a full college degree while others provide stipends to supplement expenses associated with higher learning. Visit https://www.moneygeek.com/financial-planning/paying-for-college/scholarship-resources/black-students/
to find valuable information.
College Covered.com provides FREE easy-to-share tools and resources to streamline the college application and scholarship process. To find details visit https://www.College.Covered.com
Greenville Hispanic Alliance
The Greenville Hispanic Alliance has provided a list of scholarships and the information you need to apply. If you are interested in obtaining a list, come to Guidance.
Scholarship Partners and Programs
The College Board partners with scholarship providers connected to the SAT®
, and PSAT™ 10. Through these partners, students can access over $300 million
in scholarship awards. Learn more at psat.org/scholarships
. NICHE College Scholarship Search
GetSmartSC is a new website for future students to find information about SC colleges, scholarships, student loans, apprenticeships, and more. Check out https://www.GetSmartSC.com
to find the college information you have been looking for.
Students can research scholarships at www.studentscholarships.org
. Since 2003 they have focused on providing scholarship information to students from South Carolina.
Tallo offers a $1,000 scholarship monthly. You may apply if you have an account or you can create an account at https://app.tallo.com/register
PSAT for Juniors
Any JUNIOR that wants to take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 13th needs to register in Guidance by Monday, October 4th. The cost for juniors taking the 2021 PSAT is $18.00. The PSAT scores determine eligibility for the National Merit Scholarship.
North Greenville University
If you are interested in attending North Greenville University or finding out more about their university, they are having DistiNGUished Preview Days on 9/11/21, 10/8/21, and 12/3/21. Their deadline for their Competitive Scholarships is 10/30/21.
Davidson College offers several scholarships, The John M. Belk Scholarship
) and the Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship
) are two of their largest scholarships. They also offer Access Davidson
, which is designed for seniors from traditionally underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, those who are the first in their family to attend college, and students from rural or low-income backgrounds (deadline 9/27/21
). Visit [email protected]
or call 800-768-0380 for more information.