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Yasmeen Crute Won a Four-year Scholarship!

Yasmeen Crute

Yasmeen Crute won last year's McAlister scholarship and currently attends Columbia College.

Could you be the 2019 recipient of the McAlister Scholarship?

Apply Now for Spring 2019 Selection.

Every year,  the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind and its foundation award the McAlister Scholarship to a qualified applicant. This four-year scholarship can be used at any state college in South Carolina.

Applicants must be graduates or upcoming graduates of:

  • the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind (School for the Deaf) or
  • a SC public school where the student received services through the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind Outreach Program

The scholarship honors the memory of Mallie McAlister Clark, a 1934 graduate of our School for the Deaf. It was established by the late Paul W. McAlister and his late wife, Barbara, of Laurens, SC  through the McAlister Foundation in 2007.

The deadline to apply is April 1, 2019. To apply, click on the links below:

 Scholarship Information    PDF        Word  
Scholarship Application    PDF        Word  

For additional information, contact Linda Coon, selection committee chair, at 864-577-7521 or