The South Carolina Forestry Foundation’s Board of Trustees annually awards scholarships to recognize and encourage forestry students with high academic achievement and leadership potential. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance and financial need to students from Clemson University and Horry-Georgetown Technical College. To qualify, candidates must be a native of South Carolina and maintain a 3.0 GPA or better.
For 2020, four scholarships will be awarded. A minimum of one $2,000 scholarship will be awarded for HGTC and a minimum of one $4,000 scholarship will be awarded for Clemson. The Forestry Foundation must receive applications by March 31, 2020.
The SC Forestry Foundation’s Board of Trustees has awarded scholarships to recognize and encourage forestry students with high academic achievements and leadership potential. The recipients:
The Mary-Julia C. Royall Scholarship was established in 2017 by Royall of Mt. Pleasant, SC. She was 1982 SC Tree Farmer of the Year and a long time member of the Forestry Association of South Carolina.
The SC Forestry Foundation, established in 1980, serves as the education, conservation, and research arm of the SC Forestry Association. The Foundation began awarding scholarships in 1987.