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Family & Consumer Sciences Scholarships

Marian Baxter Paul Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate Family and Consumer Sciences major. Recipients must be South Carolina residents with a 3.5 GPA.  Above average scholastic standing, potential for success, outstanding character, and financial need.


Edna W. Harrison
A junior, majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences Business/Child Development with a minimum GPA of 2.8, active member of professional organization and demonstrated leadership skills.


Sara A. Waymer
Awarded to a Family and Consumer Sciences student with a GPA of 3.00 or better, active membership in a professional organization and evidence of leadership ability.


Family and Consumer Sciences Faculty/Alumni Scholarships
Scholarships awards presented to students majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences who demonstrate academic excellence and who maintain membership in the professional organization.  Three awards, one from each area.

Nutrition and Food Management
Family and Consumer Sciences Business (Child Development, Fashion Merchandising, and Multidisciplinary)

Leola Adams Leaders Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences
Applicant must possess leadership potential, be in great standing in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, must be an active member of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences at the national and local levels, have a minimum GPA of 3.00 and is committed to pursuing graduate study in Family and Consumer Sciences.

The Edna Worthy Kinard and Herbert L. Kinard Sr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Recipients must be sophomores majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences (Concentration: Child Development ), must  have and maintain a minimum 2.8 GPA throughout the three years of study, must be an active member of the Family and Consumer Sciences Professional Organization and demonstrate leadership skills, must have an unmet financial need not provided from other sources.