Deadline: April 1, 2017
Award Amount: $8,000 total, or $2,000 per year
Eligibility Requirements: Sponsored by My Carolina's Black Alumni Council since 1983, the Richard T. Greener Scholarship is awarded to a well-deserving incoming freshman based on academic achievement, leadership ability, community service and financial need. This award is exclusive to incoming freshmen entering in the fall. Applicants must have a minimum weighted GPA of 3.0, as calculated by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Applicants must present at least 1000 on the combined SAT Math and SAT Critical Reading sections (writing scores are not taken into account); 1080 SAT (new, redesigned SAT, March 2016 test data and beyond).
This award is based on academic achievement, leadership ability, community service, and financial need and attend the Columbia campus of the University of South Carolina
Additional Information: Applicants must submit an essay, as described in the application.