Please contact Director of Counseling, Dr. Harrington with college application or scholarship questions.

  • Fall 2019 Scholarship Opportunities brochure that lists scholarships that our students have applied for in the past. 
  • South Carolina State Scholarships: The Life  and Hope Scholarships do not have applications. Students will be notified by the institutions they attend if they are eligible. 
  • Palmetto Fellows Scholarship Information
  • The Lyceum Scholars Program at Clemson University is a $10,000 scholarship for incoming freshmen to study the moral, political, and economic foundations of a free society. This program is an eight-course sequence that students take together as an intellectual cohort during their undergraduate careers. The Lyceum Scholars Program is open to any major and fulfills the requirements for a minor in Political Science. Applications are now open. Priority Deadline is December 11, 2019. For more information, visit our website or click here for a PDF of our flyer
  • 2019-2020 PSSCA Scholarship: Application is due by December 31, 2019. Winners will be selected and notified by April 15, 2020. The Palmetto State School Counselor Association awards three high school seniors a $1,000.00 non-renewable scholarship to assist with post-secondary education costs.Eligibility:
    • Must be a high school senior attending a public or private secondary school in the state of South Carolina.
    • Must be a permanent resident of the state of South Carolina.
    • Must plan to attend a post-secondary institution during the 2020-2021 school year.
      • Applicants must:
        • Submit an application through this Google link: https://forms.gle/4uaezBFjqt71WVXx8
        • Complete an essay of no more than 500 words about a school counselor who has made a difference in your academic, career, social, and/or emotional development. You may additionally include your career goals, post-secondary education plans, and an explanation for how the scholarship will help you.
        • Include an official copy of high school transcript.
        • Submit a letter of recommendation.
        • A copy of your admission letter or another form of verification of acceptance to college, university, technical school, or training center must be provided before receiving funds.

        Criteria for selection:

        • Essay
        • High school academic record
        • Community service, and school activities
        • Letter of recommendation (non-family member
  • The Safe Adolescent Driving Scholarship - Deadline January 31, 2020, Award: $1,000. For more details about this scholarship, please visit our scholarship page.
  • Brother David Memorial Scholarship - Created to honor the volunteer work of Brother Joseph David Boone, an early equal rights activist, humanitarian and champion of the poorest residents of the Rock Hill area. $1,000 scholarship - application must be received by Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Brother David Memorial Scholarship 2020.docx
  • SC Law Enforcement Officers Foundation Scholarship - The SCLEOF will award one $3,000 scholarship and two $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors. To be considered for a scholarship a completed application (including transcript and essay) must be received by the SCLEOF or postmarked no later than Friday, February 21, 2020 SC Officers Foundation Scholarship Application.pdf SC Officers Foundation 2020 Application Guidelines for Students.pdf
  • Powerful Minds Scholarship Program - The City of Rock Hill and the Piedmont Municipal Power Agency (PMPA) have partnered to give a $1,000 merit-based scholarship to a high school senior planning to enroll in a full-time program of study at an institution of higher education. Must be received by Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Powerful Minds Scholarship Program Info 2020.docx
  • Harry Hampton Fund Scholarships for Seniors
  • Spring 2020 Scholarship Opportunities (January - June)
  • The Garrick-Ramseur Memorial Scholarships are annually awarded by the Rock Hill Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Delta Sigma Theta is a public service sorority, and each year the Rock Hill Alumnae Chapter awards several scholarships to local high school seniors. Outstanding seniors who are attending either two-year or four-year schools are eligible to apply. The applications must be postmarked no later than Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Students may download a copy of the application and recommendation form at www.dstrockhill.org or use the attached application.
  • The Silver Pen Writing Competition - Wellmore of Tega Cay, a retirement community located in Tega Cay, SC is proud to offer the Silver Pen Writing Competition for the 2019-2020 school year. Silver Pen is a unique opportunity to bridge the communication gap between younger and older generations. Deadline February 14, 2020 LINK
  • Girls on the Run Tri County SC Alumni Scholarship - Girls on the Run Tri County SC was established in 2003 and is proud to give back and support their alumni. They have established three $1,500 scholarships for girls who participated in a Girls on the Run (Grades 3 - 5) or Heart & Sole (Grades 6 - 8). One scholarship will be awarded for each county - York, Chester, and Lancaster. Deadline April 3, 2020 LINK