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Alumni Scholarships

Proudly offering scholarships since 1961

The Alumni Association has proudly offered scholarships since 1961. Some of our scholarships are open only to children and relatives of alumni, but others are open to all students. Scholarships are based on demonstrated leadership potential.

Available Scholarships and Current Recipients

  • Alumni Association Scholarships: Allison Harbeck '13, Wilmington, NC; Emily White '13, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; Chandler Miler '14, Summerville, SC; Si Wofford '14, Richmond, VA; and Jeffre Elizabeth Rogers '15, Mullins, SC
  • Society of the Alumni Scholarships: Dakota K. Isaacs '15, Louisville, KY; Hudson Sealey '15, Mount Pleasant, SC; Emily Irene Hoisington '16, Goose Creek, SC; and Audrey E. Sigmon '16, Dalton, GA
  • Student Alumni Associates Leadership Scholarship: Marita Hansen '13, Libertyville, IL
  • Alumni Scholarships in Athletics: Victoria Fichman '14, Matthews, NC (Women's Soccer) and Mackenzie Johnston '15, Hilton Head, SC (Men's Cross Country)
  • Frances Gooding Buell Memorial Scholarships: Mason Hattaway '15, Florence, SC and Mildred Thomas '15, Asheville, NC
  • Class of 1965 Scholarship: Rebekah Nicole Crawford '16, Summerville, SC
  • Fisher-Parker Alumni Scholarship: Chesley E. Foxworth '15, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Harry W. Freeman '43 Scholarships: Kara Lighthart '13, Columbia, SC; Kathleen Anderson '14; Bonaire, GA and Parker Wise '15, Greenville, SC
  • Tony Meyer '49 Scholarships: Lauren Strubeck '13, Dallas, TX and Rachel Fowler '14, Columbia, SC
  • Willard A. Silcox '33 Memorial Scholarships: Kellee Ann Cracraft '14, Mount Pleasant, SC;  Jeffrey Alexander Watford, Jr. '14, Orangeburg, SC; Emma Margaret Starr '15, Mount Pleasant, SC; and Chaz Sumner Schuck '16, Mount Pleasant, SC
  • J. Gorman '43 and Gladys Thomas Alumni Scholarship: Jeremy Olsen '13, Arnold, MD
  • College of Charleston Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship: Niki DeWeese Leiva '12, Charleston, SC/Buffalo, NY

Scholarship Applications

The deadline for all scholarships is February 1st other than the Young Alumni Scholarship, which is April 15th. Please contact the Alumni Office at (843) 953-5630 or for additional information.

The James P. and Carolyn N. Anderson Endowed Alumni Scholarship is a tribute to the Anderson family’s emphasis on continued learning and their loyal support of the College. The scholarship was given by the Anderson’s sons: Philip Anderson ‘81 and Joseph Anderson ‘86. Their father, Jim Anderson graduated from the College of Charleston in 1955 and served 38 years as a distinguished professor in the Department of Mathematics. Carolyn Anderson, Class of 1970 earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the College of Charleston and spent many years in the field of teaching.