Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Lander University Scholarship Opportunities Homepage

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. Award amounts can vary or be split between multiple students.

The January 12th deadline for scholarship applications has passed.
Scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 academic year are currently closed.

Please check back in October 2021 to complete the scholarship application for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
up to $900 Abbeville First Bank Scholarship
Established in 2005 to provide financial assistance to a junior or senior business major, preferably from Abbeville County, otherwise Greenwood...
Established in 2005 to provide financial assistance to a junior or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $900
Ended
up to $1,500 Abney Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1990 by The Abney Foundation. Scholarships will be awarded annually from fund income to students from South Carolina with need,...
Established in 1990 by The Abney Foundation. Scholarships will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,500
Ended
up to $1,500 Adams Scholarship
Established in 1988 by J. E. Adams, Jr. and L. B. Adams, Jr. in memory of the children of David and Bessie Adams. Scholarship will be awarded...
Established in 1988 by J. E. Adams, Jr. and L. B. Adams, Jr. in memory...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,500
Ended
up to $300 Adele Standridge Art Scholarship
Scholarship established by Ric Standridge in memory of his mother, Adele Standridge. Scholarship to be awarded to an aspiring art student.
Scholarship established by Ric Standridge in memory of his mother, Adele...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
up to $300 Adele Standridge Music Scholarship
Scholarship established by Ric Standridge in memory of his mother, Adele Standridge. Scholarship to be awarded to an aspiring music student.
Scholarship established by Ric Standridge in memory of his mother, Adele...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
up to $350 Agnes Luddy Scholarship
Established by friends, alumni and colleagues upon her retirement in 1984. Awarded annually to an upperclassman for outstanding performance in...
Established by friends, alumni and colleagues upon her retirement in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $350
Ended
up to $600 Alice Scott Beaudrot Scholarship
Established in 2003 by Charlie and Alice Scott Beaudrot, Class of 1941. Scholarship will be awarded from fund income to a deserving student(s)...
Established in 2003 by Charlie and Alice Scott Beaudrot, Class of 1941. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $600
Ended
up to $3,000 Alice Smith Spencer Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1983 as a memorial to Alice Smith Spencer, who taught physical education at Lander from 1937 to 1944. One or...
This scholarship was established in 1983 as a memorial to Alice Smith...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $3,000
Ended
up to $2,400 Allin Family Scholarship
The Allin Family Fund was established in December 2005 by William B. Allin, member of the Lander Foundation Board of Trustees who also serves on...
The Allin Family Fund was established in December 2005 by William B....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $2,400
Ended
up to $650 Alpha Chi Scholarship
Established in 1986 by the Lander Chapter of Alpha Chi. A scholarship is renewable provided the recipient maintains a 2.7 GPA.
Established in 1986 by the Lander Chapter of Alpha Chi. A scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $650
Ended
up to $300 Alpha Kappa Gamma Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Sister Kenny Circle of Alpha Kappa Gamma. A scholarship is given annually from fund income to an entering...
This scholarship was established by the Sister Kenny Circle of Alpha...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
Varies Alpha Phi Forget-Me-Not Hope Fund
The Alpha Phi Forget-Me-Not Hope Fund was established by the Epsilon Mu Alumni Sisters of Alpha Phi Sorority upon the death of their beloved...
The Alpha Phi Forget-Me-Not Hope Fund was established by the Epsilon Mu...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alumni Legacy Scholarship
The Alumni Legacy Scholarship will be awarded annually to a Lander Alumni enrolled at Lander for another degree or attending graduate school at...
The Alumni Legacy Scholarship will be awarded annually to a Lander...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $700 Angelle Adams Environmental Science Scholarship
Established in 1998 by The Lotus Garden Club of Greenwood in honor of Angelle P. Adams and endowed in 2002 by her son L.B. “B” Adams and his wife...
Established in 1998 by The Lotus Garden Club of Greenwood in honor of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $700
Ended
up to $1,300 Ann Bowen Warner Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Ann Bowen Warner, a Lander professor (1959-72; 1975-77) and the 1969 Distinguished Professor of the Year. Scholarship will...
Established in 1998 by Ann Bowen Warner, a Lander professor (1959-72;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,300
Ended
up to $400 Ann T. Hare English Scholarship
Established in 2001 in honor of Ann Hare, Dean of the Lander University Library from 1968-2008 and Interim Dean of the College of Humanities from...
Established in 2001 in honor of Ann Hare, Dean of the Lander University...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $400
Ended
$300 Annie Laurie Crawford Scholarship
Established in 1995 from funds from the estate of Annie Laurie Crawford. Scholarship awarded to a Senior Nursing student with at least a 3.0 GPA...
Established in 1995 from funds from the estate of Annie Laurie Crawford....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
Varies Annie Lease Pitts Scholarship
Established from the Estate of Annie Lease Pitts to fund scholarships for worthy students.
Established from the Estate of Annie Lease Pitts to fund scholarships...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $450 Arrington-Rhodes Scholarship
Established in 1987 by Laura Arrington Chovan and Sue M. Arrington in honor of their sister, Caroline Arrington Rhodes. One or more scholarships...
Established in 1987 by Laura Arrington Chovan and Sue M. Arrington in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $450
Ended
Varies Artrageous
Prospective students will compete for avaiable scholarships by attending ARTRAGEOUS event and submitting a digital portfolio of current art work...
Prospective students will compete for avaiable scholarships by attending...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ashley and Roe Milling Nursing Scholarship
Established in October 2015 by Roe Milling in memory of her Mother-in law Lou Milling and her husband Ashley Milling ’79. Scholarship to be...
Established in October 2015 by Roe Milling in memory of her Mother-in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $650 Atheneum Study Club Scholarship
Established by the Atheneum Study Club in memory of deceased club members. The scholarship will be awarded annually from fund income to a...
Established by the Atheneum Study Club in memory of deceased club...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $650
Ended
up to $300 Barbara Brown Ullman Scholarship
Established in honor of Dr. Barbara Brown Ullman, a Columbia dermatologist, by Professor emeritus, Dr. Larry Joe Cook, and his wife Mary Jo H....
Established in honor of Dr. Barbara Brown Ullman, a Columbia...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
up to $350 Barbara E. Richter Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Ronnie and Linda Kidd as a tribute to their good friend Barbara E. Richter. Scholarship to be awarded annually from fund...
Established in 2006 by Ronnie and Linda Kidd as a tribute to their good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $350
Ended
up to $650 Barbara Jackson Scholarship
Established to honor Barbara A. Jackson. One award annually from fund income to a history major participating in the Honor’s International Program.
Established to honor Barbara A. Jackson. One award annually from fund...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $650
Ended
up to $375 Benjamin Mays Scholarship
Endowed in 2007 in memory of Dr. Benjamin E. Mays by his friends. The scholarship will be awarded annually from fund income to an African American...
Endowed in 2007 in memory of Dr. Benjamin E. Mays by his friends. The...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $375
Ended
Varies Bessie Allen Lide Scholarship- Staff
Established in 1990 in memory of Bessie Allen Lide by her daughter, Dr. Mary Frances Lide (professor emeritus, Lander University).  Two...
Established in 1990 in memory of Bessie Allen Lide by her daughter, Dr....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bessie Allen Lide Scholarship- Student
Established in 1990 in memory of Bessie Allen Lide by her daughter, Dr. Mary Frances Lide (professor emeritus, Lander University).  Two...
Established in 1990 in memory of Bessie Allen Lide by her daughter, Dr....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $550 Bessie Kate Edwards Young Scholarship
Established in 2002 by Bruce Young in memory of Bessie Kate Edwards Young. Scholarship to be awarded to deserving nursing students who demonstrate...
Established in 2002 by Bruce Young in memory of Bessie Kate Edwards...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $550
Ended
Varies Beta Gamma Sigma Scholarship
Criteria determined by Business College
Criteria determined by Business College
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $470 Bettie Rose Horne Scholarship
The Bettie Rose Horne scholarship will be awarded to a needy student who has at least a 2.75 GPA and is majoring in Teacher Education. This...
The Bettie Rose Horne scholarship will be awarded to a needy student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $470
Ended
up to $470 Betty Cervenka Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2012 in memory of Betty Cervenka by her family. Betty served as an adjuct nursing faculty at Lander. Scholarship to be awarded to...
Established in 2012 in memory of Betty Cervenka by her family. Betty...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $470
Ended
up to $900 Betty Williams Athletic Scholarship
Established in 2007 by Michael and Betty Williams. Criteria to be determined by the Athletic Director.
Established in 2007 by Michael and Betty Williams. Criteria to be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $900
Ended
up to $2,000 BiggArt Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2019 by Candace Timmerman the fund will provide undergraduate student support to deserving students with a 2.7 or higher GPA. Must...
Established in 2019 by Candace Timmerman the fund will provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $2,000
Ended
up to $1,500 Bill and Emily Bradford Mass Communications Scholarship
Established in 2005 by the Bradford’s three sons in honor of the late J. William and Emily Bradford. A scholarship will be awarded annually to one...
Established in 2005 by the Bradford’s three sons in honor of the late J....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,500
Ended
up to $1,500 Bill and Emily Bradford Political Science Scholarship
Established in 2005 by the Bradford’s three sons in honor of the late J. William and Emily Bradford. A scholarship will be awarded annually to one...
Established in 2005 by the Bradford’s three sons in honor of the late J....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,500
Ended
up to $450 Bill Bonds, Jr. PEES Scholarship
Established in August of 2015 by Steve Wohlwend. Recipient must be a full time student majoring either in Physical Education or Exercise Studies;...
Established in August of 2015 by Steve Wohlwend. Recipient must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $450
Ended
Varies Bix Beiderbecke Scholarship
Bix Beiderbecke was one of the great jazz musicians of the 1920’s. Scholarship established by James and Sonja Crenshaw. Sonja has a Masters Degree...
Bix Beiderbecke was one of the great jazz musicians of the 1920’s. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $300 Blue Key Scholarship
Established by Lander Chapter Blue Key Fraternity.  One or more scholarships from fund income awarded each year.
Established by Lander Chapter Blue Key Fraternity.  One or more...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
up to $450 Bob and Deborah Cumming Scholarship
Friends of Bob and Deborah Cumming established the scholarship, in 2003, in their names to honor their work in the Humanities Division at Lander...
Friends of Bob and Deborah Cumming established the scholarship, in 2003,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $450
Ended
Varies Bob and Helen Eisenbeck Scholarship
Established in 1989 in memory of Bob and Helen Eisenbeck. One scholarship awarded annually from fund income to a nursing major who demonstrates...
Established in 1989 in memory of Bob and Helen Eisenbeck. One...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $5,000 Bornemann Family Scholarship
The Bornemann Family Scholarship was established by Len and Lynn Bornemann in 2014 in memory of Bud and Marge Bornemann and as an indication of...
The Bornemann Family Scholarship was established by Len and Lynn...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $5,000
Ended
up to $2,500 Brianna Surrento Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to a member of the Lander University Intercollegiate Softball team who is classified academically as a sophomore or...
The scholarship will be awarded to a member of the Lander University...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $2,500
Ended
up to $250 Bruce Churchill (NAA) Scholarship
Established by the Board of Directors of the Greenwood Chapter of the National Association of Accountants and endowed by Bruce A. Churchill....
Established by the Board of Directors of the Greenwood Chapter of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $250
Ended
up to $450 Buddy and June Vanadore Scholarship
Established in 2005 by Mrs. June Vanadore. Scholarship to be awarded to nursing students.
Established in 2005 by Mrs. June Vanadore. Scholarship to be awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $450
Ended
Varies Business & Admin. Freshman Scholarship
Criteria determined by Business College
Criteria determined by Business College
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $700 C. Y. Thomason Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Board of Trustees of The Lander Foundation in honor of C.Y. Thomason in recognition of his contribution to...
This scholarship was established by the Board of Trustees of The Lander...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $700
Ended
up to $500 Carl & Barbara Brock Scholarship
Awarded annually to undergraduate students majoring in Fine Arts.
Awarded annually to undergraduate students majoring in Fine Arts.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $500
Ended
up to $400 Carol Brown Scholarship
(Art, Business, Music – rotates between the three disciplines) Established in 1985 by Lois Brown Sprott in memory of her sister. Scholarships from...
(Art, Business, Music – rotates between the three disciplines)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $400
Ended
up to $800 Carol Neubner Scholarship
Established in 1995 by friends, alumni and colleagues in honor of Carol H. Neubner, Associate Professor, Lander University, upon her retirement. ...
Established in 1995 by friends, alumni and colleagues in honor of Carol...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $800
Ended