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2019-2020 Scholarship Memo # 2

Be sure to check out a list of schloarships that are avaiable here Scholarship Memo # 2.

Harris & Graves College Scholarship

Lead attorney Mitch Williams is dedicated to making a college education more affordable and has created the Harris & Graves College Scholarship that will provide $1,000 to a South Carolina student in need of financial assistance. Information on our scholarship can be found by clicking this link.

Palmetto Fellows Late Award Now Open

The Palmetto Fellows late award qualification period is now open. If you meet the requirements, or you have any questions, please see or email Mrs. Plowden as soon as possible.

Top 6% of the senior class
3.5 GPA
1200 SAT
27 ACT


4.0 GPA
1400 SAT
32 ACT

Academic Opportunities Guide

Visit this link to see the new Florence 1 Schools Academic Opportunities Guide

SC Business Week

SC Business Week will be held July 21-26, 2019 at the University of South Carolina. This economic education summer program will learn from experts in economics, diversity, communications, international business, management, and research and development. Applications are due April 30th. Additional information is located in the school counseling department.

SAT/ACT Waivers

If you qualify for free or reduced lunch, you are eligible to receive fee waivers for the SAT and ACT, as well as, college applications. See Ms. McCullough in the school counseling office for more information.

Sallie Mae College Planning Website

The Sallie Mae College Planning website offers tools for researching colleges, scholarships, financial aid, and payment options.

Click the link here to visit the Sallie Mae College Planning Website

Letitia Plowden