South Carolina Pell Grant

  • The South Carolina Pell Grant is used for attending college. You can use this grant at any college in South Carolina as long as they participate in the Federal Student Aid Program if your school has a 6-digit federal school code. You will be able to know if you are eligible for the Pell Grant by your EFC. If your EFC is lower than $6206, then you are eligible. We’ve listed all the Federal Student Aid school codes for South Carolina colleges at the bottom of the page.
  • There are also many other sources of financial aid for South Carolina students.
    • The South Carolina Need-Based Grant (SCNBG) provides need-based grants to South Carolina residents attending in-state colleges and universities.
    • The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (CHE) provides various scholarships and grants to South Carolina residents, including the South Carolina Need-Based Grant (SCNBG).
    • The LIFE Scholarship provides need-based scholarships to South Carolina residents who meet certain academic requirements.
    • The Palmetto Fellows Scholarship provides merit-based scholarships to South Carolina residents who meet certain academic requirements.
    • The South Carolina National Guard Educational Assistance Program offers financial assistance to members of the South Carolina National Guard.
    • The University of South Carolina Grants and Scholarship program offers various institutional scholarships and grants to students attending University of South Carolina.
    • The Clemson University Grants and Scholarship program offers various institutional scholarships and grants to students attending Clemson University.
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