USC Union Office of Financial Aid, Scholarships & Veteran Affairs
The scholarship deadline is May 15th. Scholarship applications should arrive in the USCU Financial Aid Office no later than February 1 or be post marked by February 1. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
Scholarship recipients will be evaluated and selected by the USCU Financial Affairs Committee. Every applicant will be notified committee results by mail, no later than mid-June.
Awarded annually to a new or continuing USCU student.
American Legion Post 22
Awarded annually to a Union County resident who is a veteran or child or grandchild of a veteran.
B.P.O. DOES Drove #148
Awarded annually to one male and one female who are new incoming freshman.
Clara Bell Harvey
Awarded annually to a student of good character and has a grade point average of no less than a 2.5.
Awarded annually in honor of the commencement speaker. This award is based on outstanding academic performance in high school or college.
USCU Faculty & Staff Scholarship
Awarded annually to an incoming undergraduate student on the basis of high school record and collegeboard scores.
Jack & Nonie Flynn
Awarded annually to a USCU student based on student academics.
Ellis & Maie From
Awarded annually to a student from the Union service area with no less than a 2.50 GPA.
Israel & Bertha From
Awarded annually to an incoming freshman from Union High School in the top 10% of their senior class.
Awarded annually to top academic students.
Sallie Crocker Garner
Awarded annually to a Union County Resident with academic merit.
Awarded annually to a new freshman with academic merit.
Virgil Randolph Hawkins
Awarded annually to a Union County Resident with academic merit and community service.
Edna & Mildred Hope
Awarded annually to an incoming or returning USCU student.
Awarded annually to an incoming or continuing student majoring in education.
Michael J. Mungo
Awarded annually to a student with academic merit.
Awarded annually to an incoming or continuing student based on academic need.
Awarded annually to two students from Laurens County attending either USCU or USCU@Laurens.
Awarded annually to freshman or continuing students with academic merit.
Eleanora & Henry Richardson
Awarded annually to a freshman or continuing student who is a resident of Union County and has community service and academic merit.
Awarded annually to a new or continuing student with academic merit.
Awarded annually to second year USCU students who are Union County residents and have academic merit.
Awarded annually to a Union County resident who is attending USCU full time.
Awarded annually to an incoming freshmen with academic excellence, community service and involved in extracurricular activities while in high school.
Union Mental Health
Awarded annually to a USCU student with an interest in the Social & Behavioral Sciences. Preference will be given to a student accepted into the BAIS Program or a continuing USCU student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Elizabeth Barrett & David H. Whitener
Awarded annually to an incoming student on the basis of academic merit.
William J. Whitener
Awarded annually to an incoming freshman on the basis of academic merit.
The University reserves the right to make changes to the scholarship program based upon donor participation and availability of funds.
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