Skip to Content

South Carolina Honors College


Departmental Scholarships for Current Students

All departmental scholarships have been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

The scholarships on this page are available exclusively to transfer and continuing students of the South Carolina Honors College. Out-of-state students selected for Honors College departmental scholarships are entitled to reduced tuition, which is not the same as in-state tuition. Please see the Bursar’s fee schedule for more information. The recipient often holds the scholarship for the remainder of his or her undergraduate tenure if eligibility requirements are maintained. This is a guide for Honors College scholarships. Information — including dates, award amounts, and eligibility — is subject to change. 

Chi Omega Centennial Scholarship

Established by the Eta Gamma Chapter of Chi Omega in recognition of the chapter’s upcoming centennial and its commitment to scholarship and community service. 

Award Amount: $1,000/academic year

Availability: This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: The Chi Omega Centennial Scholarship is awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior who has exhibited a consistent level of commitment to serving others in the local and Gamecock community and who participates in extracurricular activities beyond academia, with priority going to those in financial need. To qualify, interested students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and be in good standing with the Honors College. Applicants do not have to be members of Chi Omega.

Renewal: This award is automatically renewed if the student still meets the eligibility requirements.

Application: When this scholarship is available again, an online application form will be required. In addition, students must have completed a FAFSA form with the Office of Financial Aid.

Application Deadline: TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)

The Fishman Family and Komito Scholarship

Established by Terri and Mark Fishman, parents of an Honors College graduate. 

Award Amount: $500/academic year

Availability: This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: The Fishman Family and Komito Scholarship is awarded to junior and seniors whose majors are in the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management or who have declared an interest in Pre-law.

Renewal: If the recipient is a junior, the scholarship may be awarded for one consecutive year given the student maintains his/her current course of study, remains in good standing with the Honors College, and maintains a GPA of 3.5 or better.

Application: When this scholarship is available again, an online application form will be required.

Application Deadline:  TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)

John S. Herin Scholarship

Established by Greg Smith, a 1988 graduate of the South Carolina Honors College, in memory of an outstanding accounting professor and strong supporter of the Honors College.

Award Amount: $500/academic year

Availability: This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: The John S. Herin Scholarship is awarded to an out-of-state student who has completed one year of study. To qualify, interested students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and be in good standing with the Honors College.

Renewal: The scholarship is automatically renewed annually if these requirements are still met.

Application: When this scholarship is available again, an online application form will be required.

Application Deadline: TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)

McAnulty Scholarship

Established by William and Faye McAnulty, parents of an Honors College Alumna.

Award Amount: $1,000/academic year

Availability: This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: The McAnulty Scholarship is awarded to a rising junior or senior whose major is Sport and Entertainment Management or in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications. Preference will be given to eligible students in Sport and Entertainment Management.

Application: When this scholarship is available again, an online application form will be required. In addition, this scholarship requires a FAFSA form be completed through the Office of Financial Aid.

Renewal: This award may be automatically renewed for the 4th year of study if the student meets the eligibility requirements and is in good standing with the Honors College.

Application Deadline: TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)

South Carolina Honors College Endowment Scholarship 

Established by an anonymous donor to support the Honors College's out-of-state students.

Award Amount: $500/academic year. Receipt of this scholarship entitles the student to reduced tuition, which is not the same as in-state tuition. Please see the Bursar's fee schedule for more information.

Availability: This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: This scholarship is awarded annually to current and incoming students who have received no other University scholarship support. To qualify, interested out-of-state students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, have no USC or departmental scholarships, and be in good standing with the Honors College. Students beyond their 4th year may not apply for this award. Fifth- and 6th-year Pharmacy students are not eligible for this award.

Application: When this scholarship is available again, an online application form will be required.

Renewal: Students must submit a letter addressed to the Dean of the Honors College and emailed to scholarships@schc.sc.edu stating that they are still out-of-state residents, have met the GPA eligibility requirement of 3.5 at the end of the Spring semester, and have no USC or departmental scholarships. Letters must be sent by June 1 of each year for the scholarship to be renewed.

Application Deadlines: TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)

William A. Mould and Peter C. Sederberg Scholarship

Established in honor of two former Deans of the South Carolina Honors College.

Award Amount:  $500/academic year.

Availability:  This scholarship has been awarded for academic year 2017-2018.

Eligibility: To qualify, interested rising juniors and seniors must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, be in good standing with the Honors College, and demonstrate financial need (FAFSA form submitted to financial aid). Students beyond their 4th year may apply for this award; however, priority will be given to 3rd and 4th year students. Awards to 5th-year students will be made on a funds-available basis.

Renewal: This scholarship is automatically renewed for rising seniors who received the award as rising juniors if the above requirements continue to be met. Students who receive the award during their 4th year must reapply to receive it in their 5th year.

Application: To apply, interested students should complete an online application form which will be live at the end of the spring semester. In addition, students must have completed a FAFSA form with the Office of Financial Aid.

Application Deadline: TBD

Contact: Chappell Wilson (cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu)