Hampton Fund Scholarship

About:

This fund consists of $5,000 annually, for up to four (4) consecutive years, to help a student further their education in the natural resources discipline.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be a full time resident of South Carolina and a senior in a public or private high school in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must attend an institution of higher learning in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must have a major in the natural resources discipline such as: wildlife biology, fisheries biology, forestry, marine science or environmental science to qualify.
  • (NOTE: General biology, pre-medical biology and veterinary science are NOT eligible for this scholarship.) Applicant must submit an essay, autobiography, transcript of high school grades, college board scores, rank in high school class, and recent photo along with application.
  • Recipient must maintain a GPR of 2.5 or above for a given academic year to receive funds for the following year. If the GPR falls below the 2.5 average for any academic year, the student will not receive any further funds, and a new recipient will be sought.

 

Learn more/Apply:
Visit the Hampton Wildlife Fund website.

Due Date:
Approx end of January


James O. Thomason Scholarship

About:

This scholarship consists of $2,000 annually, for up to four (4) consecutive years, to help a student further their education in print or photojournalism, advertising, public relations or mass communications.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be a full time resident of South Carolina and a senior in a public or private high school in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must attend an institution of higher learning in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must declare a major in electronic, print or photo \journalism, advertising, public relations or mass communications to qualify.
  • Recipient must maintain a GPR of 2.5 or above for a given academic year to receive funds for the following year. If the GPR falls below the 2.5 average for any academic year, the student will not receive any further funds, and a new recipient will be sought.
  • Applicant must submit an essay, autobiography, transcript of high school grades, college board scores, rank in high school class, and recent photo along with application.

 

Learn more/Apply:
Visit the Hampton Wildlife Fund website.

Due Date: Approx end of January


David M. Cline Scholarship

About:

This scholarship consists of a $2,000 scholarship awarded annually to a S.C. resident student to attend an institution of higher learning in the state with a major area of study in law enforcement/criminal justice/forensic science.

This is a one-time scholarship.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be a full time resident of South Carolina and a senior in a public or
    private high school in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must attend an institution of higher learning in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must enroll in a major in law enforcement / criminal justice / forensics / forensic science to qualify.
  • Applicant must submit an essay, autobiography, transcript of high school grades, college board scores, rank in high school class, and recent photo along with application.

 

Learn more/Apply:
Visit the Hampton Wildlife Fund website.

Due Date: Approx end of January


Wallace F. Pate Scholarship

About:

This scholarship consists of a $2,500 scholarship awarded annually to a S.C. resident student to attend an institution of higher learning in the state with a major area of study in wildlife, fisheries, forestry, biology, zoology, marine science or environmental science.

This is a one-time scholarship.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be a full time resident of South Carolina and a senior in a public or private high school in South Carolina.
  • Recipient must attend an institution of higher learning in South Carolina.
  • The recipient must have a major in the natural resources discipline such as: wildlife biology, fisheries biology, forestry, marine science or environmental science to qualify.
    (NOTE: General biology, pre-medical biology and veterinary science are NOT eligible for this scholarship.)
  • Applicant must submit an essay, autobiography, transcript of high school grades, college board scores, rank in high school class, and recent photo along with application.
  • Recipient must maintain a GPR of 2.5 or above for a given academic year to receive funds for the following year. If the GPR falls below the 2.5 average for any academic year, the student will not receive any further funds, and a new recipient will be sought.

 

Learn more/Apply:
Visit the Hampton Wildlife Fund website.

Due Date: Approx end of January