Category Archives: Education

South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities distributes $324,750 in scholarships to 20 S.C. private colleges

Columbia, SC- November 1, 2015 – South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities, Inc. (SCICU), an association of the twenty independent colleges in South Carolina, has distributed $304,380 in scholarship funds to 256 students at the 20 member colleges through the Named Scholars Program. Charleston Southern University was among the schools included in the program. The…
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S.C. Future Scholar 529 Program earns bronze rating

[caption id="attachment_10990" align="alignleft" width="300"] State Treasurer Curtis Loftis with some of the schoolchildren who could benefit from the state's Future Scholar 529 College Savings Plan.[/caption] (Columbia, SC) – South Carolina’s Future Scholar 529 College Savings Plan is once again receiving accolades for delivering excellence and value to its customers and the state of South Carolina.…
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Veteran and Military Student Service Center grand opening Wednesday

What better way to mark Veterans Day than with the opening of a new center devoted to helping former and current military service members pursue their academic goals. The College of Charleston and Palmetto Warrior Connection will celebrate the opening of the Veteran and Military Student Service Center on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. The drop-in…
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