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Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship 

For student leaders on campus

The College of Charleston Alumni Association is proud to sponsor the Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship. The Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship provides funding towards tuition at the University of Charleston, S.C.  

The Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship was inaugurated in 2001. The scholarship goes to a College of Charleston graduate to attend the Graduate School of the College of Charleston. The application deadline (including letters of recommendation) is April 15.

Eligibility

  • Must be a graduate or be scheduled to graduate from the College of Charleston. 
  • Must be enrolled or scheduled to enroll at the University of Charleston, S.C. as a full-time student. 
  • Has demonstrated leadership as an undergraduate at the College of Charleston. 
  • This is one year scholarship, but recipients may re-apply. 

Application Process

  • Fill out online scholarship application.
  • Application includes the following essays: 
    • List your extracurricular activities while at the College of Charleston. 
    • Why do you believe that you are a good candidate for the Young Alumni Graduate Scholarship? (500 word limit) 
  • Additional Requirement: Two letters of recommendation to be mailed or emailed to:
    Scholarship Committee
    Alumni Association
    18 Bull Street
    Charleston, SC 29424
    Email: alumni@cofc.edu