Leah Read and Seymour I.Barkowitz Scholarship Fund
Established in 1988 by family and friends of Mr. Barkowitz in his memory. This Fund accepts applications from students in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties intending to pursue a 4-year degree at the College of Charleston. One award is given annually.
Average Award: $750.
Criteria for eligibility
Applicants must be high school seniors from Berkeley, Charleston, or Dorchester Counties and planning to attend College of Charleston
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.