There are four steps you'll need to complete to apply for the Laurens County Future Scholarship.
Before getting started, make sure you review the eligibility details.
Apply to PTC or usc-u.
Piedmont Technical College Instructions:
You can begin the Piedmont Technical College application process online, or you can stop by the Laurens County Higher Education Center to take care of this step in person.
USC-Union, Laurens Instructions
Apply at USCU online at uscunion.sc.edu.
Complete and submit the future Scholarship Application.
You'll need to include the ID number that Piedmont Technical College or USC-U, Laurens supplies to you after submitting your college application. Laurens County Future Scholarship applications must be submitted two weeks prior to the first day of class for the term that you are applying.
You'll receive this information from PTC within a few days of submitting your application.
Future Scholarship Application
*By clicking "SUBMIT", you thereby acknowledge and give Laurens County Future Scholarship consent to access your academic records. Submission is not a guarantee of funding.
What Happens Next?
After your application is submitted, the Scholarship Committee will confirm your graduation year and residency with your high school.
The Scholarship Committee will send Piedmont Technical College or USC-U, Laurens notification to award you the scholarship if it's necessary to cover your tuition after your financial aid and other non-loan funding has been applied.
Please note that scholarships are subject to program funding and are not guaranteed.
Apply for Financial Aid
To be eligible to receive the scholarship you'll need to complete a FAFSA, and the financial aid process. After your aid is awarded, the Future Scholarship will cover any remaining tuition balance after all non-loan awards are applied, to ensure that you can attend tuition free. Scholarships are subject to funds available and are not guaranteed.
Please note that books, incidental expenses, and any program or class-related fees will be your responsibility. Summer terms are not eligible for funding.
Complete the Admissions process and enroll.
After all the requirements have been met, the scholarship will be applied to your account to cover all remaining tuition that isn't covered by your financial aid package or other non-loan funding sources, contingent on available funding for the scholarship program.