The mission of the South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is to recruit talented high school seniors into the teaching profession and to help them develop leadership qualities. Each year, the program provides fellowships to up to 200 high school seniors.
Awards: Up to $6,000 yearly scholarship for four years, including $300 a year for summer enrichment.
Eligibility: Written and oral application process, high academic achievement, a history of service to the school and community, and a desire to teach South Carolina’s children.
Year of Need: College Freshman,
Type: Merit Based
Num Awards: 200
Min Award: 6,000
Max Award: Varies
South Carolina Department of Education
1429 Senate Street Suite 1004
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: 800-476-2387 / 803-734-8043