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South University Grants

South University offers a variety of grants to help students fund their education. Check below to determine what grants you might be eligible for and the process for applying for those grants.  Each grant has a Memorandum of Understanding which lists all initial and continuing eligibility requirements.

High School  |  Path to Graduation  Graduate Academic Merit  |  Student Success  |  Pharmacy

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High School Grants


South University will now offer new Local High School Grants for all eligible high school, GED and Home School graduates to receive help with tuition and fees to make higher education more accessible*.

To qualify for the Local High School Grants, you must be a graduate of an eligible county high school, GED or Home Schooling as well as a first-time college student (no prior post-high school college enrollment or credits; high school dual-enrollment students are eligible), and have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 at high school graduation. To continue receiving the grant after your first term, you must maintain eligibility.**

Download the flyer for a concise overview or the Memorandum of Understanding for more defined details about the available grants.

* Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
**To maintain eligibility for High School Grants, additional measures are required and will be outlined by the student’s Financial Aid Advisor .

List of South University Locations and Grants

Austin - First Step High School Grant

1220 W. Louis Henna Blvd., Building A, Suite A100
Round Rock, TX 78681
877-497-5899
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the First Step Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Columbia - Midlands High School Grant

9 Science Court
Columbia, SC 29203
866-396-6045
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Midlands High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

High Point – High Point High School Grant

3975 Premier Drive
High Point, NC 27265
336-812-7200
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the First Step Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Orlando- Greater Orlando Area High School Grant

5900 Lake Ellenor Drive, Suite 150
Orlando, FL 32809
407-393-3100
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the First Step Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Montgomery - River Region High School Grant

5355 Vaughn Road
Montgomery, AL 36116-1120
866-242-2117
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the River Region High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Richmond - Virginia High School Grant

2151 Old Brick Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
888-422-4801
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the River City High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Savannah - The Coastal Empire High School Grant

709 Mall Boulevard
Savannah, GA 31406
866-242-1833
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Coastal Empire High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Tampa - Tampa Bay Area High School Grant

4401 North Himes Avenue, Suite 175
Tampa, FL 33614-7095
800-544-3606
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Tampa Bay Area High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

Virginia Beach - Virginia High School Grant

301 Bendix Rd, Suite 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23542
866-998-1872
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Greater Hampton Roads High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

West Palm Beach - Southeastern Florida Sunshine High School Grant

University Centre, 9801 Belvedere Road
Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411
866-242-1840
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Southeastern Florida High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer

The Western Pennsylvania High School Grant

709 Mall Boulevard
Savannah, GA 31406
888-444-3404
See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Western Pennsylvania High School Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Downloadable Flyer


Path to Graduation Grant


South University’s Path to Graduation Grant is awarded to undergraduate students for continuous full-time enrollment for ground campuses and on-line.  The grant amount is equal to the cost of one credit hour per quarter. Requires continuous, full-time enrollment for two consecutive quarters earning the grant in the subsequent quarter. Students attending South University via a teach out or transfer agreement will not be eligible for this offering. (Nursing – RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing is not eligible for this grant).

For South University campus locations, see the full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Path to Graduation Memorandum of Understanding.

For South University Online programs, see the full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Path to Graduation Memorandum of Understanding.


Graduate Academic Merit Scholarship


South University’s Academic Merit Scholarship reward graduate students for academic excellence and help lower the cost of enrollment for ground campuses and on-line . The amount of the scholarship is equal to $50 per credit hour. To continue receiving the Academic Merit Scholarship, students must establish and maintain a South University cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher. The initial cumulative South University GPA calculation is established after 2 quarters in the program. All graduate programs including certificate programs; excluding Master of Science in Physician Assistant, Master of Medical Science in Anesthesia Science, and the Doctor of Pharmacy programs.

For South University campus locations, see the full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Graduate Academic Merit Memorandum of Understanding. 

For South University Online programs, see full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Graduate Academic Merit Memorandum of Understanding. 


Get Back on Track with the
Student Success Grant


The Student Success Grant is designed for returning South University students in eligible undergraduate programs to help them pursue their degree.

Full-time students may qualify for a grant of up to $3,000

Part-time students may qualify for a grant of up to $1,500

See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Student Success Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

Download a copy of the Student Success Grant Flyer Here.


Pharmacy Grants


HBCU Graduate Pharmacy Grant

For Pharmacy students at South University’s Savannah campus, the HBCU grant offers HBCU graduates a disbursement of $10,000 evenly distributed across the first two quarters of enrollment. Eligible students must be a graduate from a partner HBCU, a new student in South University’s School of Pharmacy, and continuously enrolled as a full-time student with a GPA of 3.5 for the first two quarters of enrollment. After the second quarter of enrollment, eligible students can transition into Continuing Eligibility by remaining a continuously enrolled full-time student with a GPA of 3.5 at the end of each quarter to receive a $1,200 grant for quarters 3-12. The total grant is capped at $22,000 for eligible students.

See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the HBCU Graduate Pharmacy Grant Memorandum of Understanding.

 

Pharmacy Academic Student Success Grant – New Student

New students to South University’s School of Pharmacy can apply for the Pharmacy Academic Student Success Grant. Eligible students must be continuously enrolled as a full-time student and grant amounts disbursed over the first two quarters of enrollment will vary depending on the student’s GPA.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 to receive an $8,000 disbursement.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 to 3.499 to receive a $5,000 disbursement.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to 3.249 to receive a $3,000 disbursement.

Eligible students can transition to a Continuing Eligibility by remaining a continuously enrolled as a full-time student in the pharmacy program, maintaining a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA at the end of every quarter to receive a quarterly $750 disbursement up to $7,500 total.

See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Pharmacy Academic Student Success Grant – New Student Memorandum of Understanding.

 

Pharmacy Academic Student Success Grant – Continuing Pharmacy Students

For continuously enrolled full-time students in the Doctor of Pharmacy program at South University’s Savannah, eligible students can receive a quarterly disbursement for $750, up to $7,500 total. Students must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 at the end of each quarter to qualify for the grant disbursement.

See full eligibility and conditions requirements in the Pharmacy Academic Student Success Grant – Continuing Student Memorandum of Understanding.

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