Eligibility

Applicants must be a resident of South Carolina.

Applicants may attend any accredited Historically Black College and University (HBCU ) anywhere in the United States.

Awards are limited to persons who have been accepted or currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at a HBCU

Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher to be considered.

Awards are for those pursuing undergraduate degrees.

If you are related to the family of Rev. James Coaxum Jr., or any volunteer of the scholarship fund, you are not eligible to apply for the scholarship from the James Coaxum Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund.

THIS IS A 501(C)(3) ORGANIZATION