Scholarship Information


The University of South Carolina Sumter awards scholarships to freshmen, continuing, transfer, and part-time students based on their academic potential and achievement. All students receiving scholarships must be accepted for admission as degree seeking students.


To apply for these scholarships, you may:

download an application (PDF)


OR you may obtain an application from the USC Sumter Office of Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Veterans Affairs.


Deadline Dates:


  • Applications received before February 1, will be reviewed in late February.

  • Applications received between February 2nd and May 1st will be reviewed in late May.

  • Applications received on or after May 2nd will be reviewed if scholarships are available.


The USC Sumter scholarship application is all that is required to apply for the following scholarships.


  • Access & Equity Scholarship

  • Porter H. Adams, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Swamp Fox Chapter/AFA Boeing Aerospace Scholarship

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Scholarship

  • American Legion Post 15 Scholarship

  • American Legion Post 15 Sumter County Fair Scholarship

  • Father William Atkinson Scholarship

  • Arthur S. Bahnmuller Scholarship

  • Bank of America, N. A. Scholarship

  • Henry D. Barnett Memorial Scholarship

  • Bishoff Scholarship

  • John M. Brabham, Sr. Memorial/Black River Electric Cooperative Scholarship

  • G. Weber Bryan Scholarship

  • Roger Dale Bullard Memorial Scholarship

  • Ethel Burnett Memorial Scholarship

  • Eleida Nexsen Burrows Scholarship

  • Carolina Coca-Cola Bottling Company Scholarship

  • Albert L. & Nina O. Carpenter Memorial Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. W. E. Covington Scholarship

  • Judith L. Croskey Scholarship

  • Alivia Burrows Davids Scholarship

  • William & Martha DuBose Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. Curt Edens, Jr. Scholarship

  • ESE Marketing Scholarship

  • Farmers Telephone Cooperative, Inc. Scholarship

  • Eola Georgia Hoerner Fienning Memorial Scholarship

  • Danny R. Geddings Memorial Scholarship

  • Clfton C. Goodwin, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Graham Scholarship

  • Janette Barnes Guiler Memorial Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. Charles Gupton Scholarship

  • O. D. Harvin Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. A. J. Hatfield Memorial Scholarship

  • Kiwanis Club of Sumter Scholarship

  • Fred A. “Larry” Lawrence Memorial Scholarship

  • Linda Ann Epperhart Lawrence Memorial Scholarship

  • Ross S. McKenzie Scholarship

  • Sara Davis McLendon Memorial Scholarship

  • Mental Health Association of Sumter County Scholarship

  • Andrew W. Muller Scholarship

  • NBSC-Lucile McKiever Memorial Scholarship

  • E. Whilden Nettles, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Dorothy K. Olsen Memorial Scholarship

  • Hubert Graham Osteen Scholarship

  • Progress Energy Scholarship

  • Progress Energy-Sumter-Dean’s Scholarship

  • William and Julia Reynolds Memorial Scholarship

  • Rotary Club of Sumter Scholarship

  • Rotary Club of Sumter Palmetto Scholarship

  • Rotary Club of Sumter Sunrise Scholarship

  • SAFE Federal Credit Union Bicentennial Scholarship

  • Madge G. and Raymon Schwartz Memorial Scholarship

  • Rosa A. Schwartz Scholarship

  • D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship

  • Mr. & Mrs. R.Glen Sharp Scholarship

  • Mr.& Mrs. Laurens W. Floyd, Jr. Clemson at Sumter Heritage Scholarship

  • Joe Singleton Company, Inc. Scholarship

  • A.T. & Jessie T. Sublette Memorial Scholarship

  • Sumter County Education Association - Retired

  • Sumter Lions Club Scholarship

  • Sumter Optimist Club Scholarship

  • Sumter Industrial Association Scholarship

  • Dan E. Turbeville, Jr. Scholarship

  • USC Sumter Alumni Association Scholarship

  • USC Sumter Alumni Association “Big Wednesday” Scholarship

  • USC Sumter Commencement Speaker Scholarship

  • USC Sumter Partnership Part-Time Scholarship

  • USC Sumter Teacher of the Year Scholarship

  • Verizon Foundation Scholarship

  • Wachovia Bank Scholarship

  • Williams-Brice-Edwards Scholarship

  • Wilson MacEwen & Company Scholarship