Scholarships in Lancaster

Mr. and Mrs. James M. Kirk and Kathy K. Douglass Endowment Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: December 31

Applicant must be a graduate of a Lancaster County, S.C., high school.

James Roy Carter Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a South Carolina resident. Preference is given to residents of Chester, Lancaster, or York counties.

W. Olin Small Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Lancaster County, S.C. and have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA.

Mr. and Mrs. William B. Stevenson Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Chester or Lancaster County, SC and have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA.

Robert F. Vaughan Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be interested in beef production, have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA, and be a resident of Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Newberry, Union, or York counties, S.C.

Donald H. Blakeney Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Award: $900, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Lancaster County, S.C. and have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA.

Henry DeWitt Plyler Scholarship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a resident of Lancaster County, S.C.

Michael A. Demayo Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 24

Applicant must be a current high school (or home-schooled) senior with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA who attends school and lives in the following counties of North Carolina: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson and Cumberland; or South Carolina: York, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro and Dillon. Applicant must be accepted for full-time enrollment or be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited four-year college or university. To access the scholarship, click on the community service tab on the sponsor's website and then scholarship program.