Joye Law Firm is offering you the opportunity to win a college scholarship to help further your education. Congratulations to our 2021 scholarship recipients! The next program will open in 2022 TBA.

Our firm will offer six $2,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in South Carolina who plan to attend a four-year institution of higher learning in the fall. Selection of the recipients is based on the creative entry, school activities, positions of leadership, special honors and awards, community involvement, academic performance, and professional pursuits.

In another program, we are also offering one student attending a historically black college or university the opportunity to win a college scholarship to help further their education. Learn more about Joye’s HBCU Scholarship Program.


Applicants are required to submit the following materials along with their 2021 online application form below

  1. A current high school transcript
  2. A (bullet-point) list of any extracurricular activities or community involvement
  3. A creative entry based on the following prompt:
    • How do South Carolina’s laws on distracted driving stack up against other states? Is SC more lenient or strict compared to other states? Do you feel as if it helps?
  4. Nominate a favorite teacher who has inspired your creativity for a teacher prize; and
  5. A current photo (suitable for publication)

Creative entries may be but are not limited to an essay, video, infographic, song, poem, etc. Files must be in one of the following formats (pdf, doc, jpg, png, mv4, avi, wav, mp3).

Please limit written entries to 600 words and audio/video submissions to two minutes.

Thank you for your interest in our Scholarship program. Meet our 2020 scholarship recipients.

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How to Win

Our selection committee will review your packet with a particular focus on your creative entry along with your community involvement.

Application opens: February 1st

Deadline for applications: April 1st

We intend to “publish” the six winning creative entries and disseminate them to leaders throughout South Carolina. Each scholarship recipient will be notified at your respective school’s year-end awards ceremony. If your school does not have such a ceremony, we will notify the scholarship winners no later than April 15th.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact:

Nicole Cerullo
5861 Rivers Avenue, Suite 101
North Charleston, SC 29406
Phone: 843.725.4252

We look forward to reviewing your application and wish you success in all your future endeavors.


The 2021 Scholarship applications are now closed, thanks to all the people who submitted their applications, please click here for details on this year’s winners.

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