This is a merit-based scholarship for graduating high school seniors in South Carolina who do not qualify for the LIFE or Palmetto Fellows Scholarship (see website for details). There is no application required for the SC HOPE Scholarship. The college or university will determine eligibility based upon the final official high school transcript and will notify students if eligible to receive the scholarship.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship's application process should probably take a very short time.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.