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Scholarships

Society of First Families of South Carolina Scholarship
Presented to a junior with an interest in South Carolina History, 1670-1700. This scholarship awarded by the Society of First Families. (funded)

Albert R. Simonds Special Merit Scholarship in History
This scholarship is a monetary award given to a rising senior based on academic excellence in the major. (funded)

Alexander C. Dick Endowed Scholarship in Pre-Law
Presented to a student with a double major in history and political science major who intends to study law.

The Douglas & Elizabeth Clark Memorial Scholarship in History
A monetary award presented annually to recognize academic excellence in History. (funded)

The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America Graduate Scholarship
This scholarship is presented to an outstanding graduate student for high achievement in the American History.

For more information contact:

Phyllis Jestice, Chair
Department of History
College of Charleston
Maybank Hall 203
Charleston, SC 29424
843.953.5938

Scott Poole, Associate Chair
Department of History
College of Charleston
Maybank Hall 218
Charleston, SC 29424
843.953.4862

The Hibernian Society Scholarship is available to current College of Charleston students. Students must have completed at least one semester, demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and intend to remain in the Charleston area after graduation.

Other scholarship opportunities:

For alumni and recent graduates: Check out AmeriCorps-Vista and AmeriCorps State and National Service Opportunities
Contact and applications for all local projects through the Mayor's Office for Children,Youth, and Families