The GSSF celebrates, encourages, and supports high school students in Lancaster County who rise above their own personal and financial challenges in order to help others in need. The scholarship is designed to recognize and encourage students who exemplify the character of the Good Samaritan. Though academic achievement matters, other considerations may be more influential in the decisions of the committee.

Application Overview

To apply for the Lancaster County Good Samaritan Scholarship, an applicant must be a JUNIOR and must submit the following:

More information about these items can be found below.

Submitting Your Application

All items can be submitted online via this page, or you may submit your application via mail or email:

Email: goodsamaritanfoundationlcsc@gmail.com

Mail: PO Box 725, Lancaster, SC 29721

When sending documents via regular mail or email, please include the applicant’s full name. The application must be received before midnight, Friday, November 8, 2019 or it will not be valid.

Deadline

The deadline for the 2019 Lancaster County Good Samaritan Scholarship is Friday, NOVEMBER 8, 2019… by midnight.

Primary Application Form

The primary application form collects basic information about our applicants and includes a list of questions that help the selection committee get to know you better.

Essay

The Good Samaritan Scholarship was developed for an exceptional type of student, one who rises above his or her own personal and financial challenges in order to help others in need. Convince us in a typed, double-spaced essay of 250 – 500 words that you are that student.

Statement of Support By Guidance Counselor

Good Samaritan Scholarship applicants should have a relationship with their high school guidance counselor and/or college adviser.

Please submit this form, signed, via regular mail, email, or by using the upload form below:

High School Transcript

Please submit the applicant’s transcript using regular mail, email, or by using the upload form below:

Letters of Recommendation

Each applicant must submit two letters of recommendation, one from each of the following: Each submission MUST address personal knowledge of your volunteerism and your personal integrity. Please remember to select references from school and the community. That should be documented in the letter of recommendation.

Letters of recommendation can be submitted by regular mail, email, or by using the upload form below:

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