Community Foundation updates its online scholarship directory

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC  (WTOC) - The Community Foundation of the Lowcountry recently updated its online directory of local, state, and regional scholarships for area high school students.

The website includes scholarships information on more than 60 scholarships, general financial aid information. The scholarships represent more than $500,000 in annual awards. Scholarships range from $350 to $10,000 per year with many being renewable, according to the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.

The website allows users to download a printable version of the scholarship listings.  Postcards announcing the site were mailed to juniors and seniors in November 2010.

Scholarship providers in Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, and Jasper counties are encouraged to contact the community foundation at 843.681.9100 to have their scholarships added to the website.

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