Established in 2017, this Fund awards scholarships to students who are veterans or direct descendants of veterans residing in the South Carolina region served by the Hill-Weatherford Memorial Post #157. Multiple scholarships are awarded.

Average award: $1,000

Criteria for eligibility:

  • Applicants must be veterans or direct descendants of veterans and live in one of the following towns in South Carolina: Lebanon, Cross, Sandridge, and Eadytown

Application process and schedule

  • Applications can be completed online beginning mid-January. Each applicant will only complete one application and the online system will automatically pair you with scholarships for which you are eligible. The deadline for all applications to be submitted, including letters of recommendation, is mid-March. All applicants will be contacted regarding their application status by early July.  Specific deadlines can be found on our scholarship portal each year, which can be accessed through the “Apply” button on our Scholarships for Current High School Seniors page.