Helping Students Achieve Their Goals

Thanks to generous donors, we award millions of dollars annually to support students working to reach their full potential in high schools, colleges, and universities programs across the country.

 

Since 1998, the Foundation has awarded more than $2 million in scholarships to help deserving students obtain a higher education.

100+ Scholarships with One Application

High school seniors and current college students can apply for more than 100 scholarship awards online with one general application.

Sonoco Scholarship Extension

Interested in applying for a Sonoco Scholarship?

The application deadline has been extend until March 25th at 11:59EST.

Sonoco Scholarship APPLICATION

Applicants are matched with all awards for which they qualify.

Once students complete the eligibility section of the application, the application will automatically filter which scholarships the student is eligible. Students must then select which of those scholarships they want to apply. Only one application is needed to apply to multiple scholarships.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION INFORMATION

Scholarship Application Timeline

  • January 1, 2019 – General Application Open
  • March 5, 2019 – General Application Close
  • June 3, 2019  – Award Notification Sent to Students

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Renewal Scholarship Timeline

  • December 3, 2018 – Renewal Application Opened
  • January 31, 2019 – Renewal Application Closed
  • June 2019 – Award Notification Sent to Students
  • June 17, 2019 – Scholarship Award Form Due

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA OVERVIEW

Set Up a Scholarship Fund

Do you have the desire to give back to students? Do you wish to provide an opportunity for a deserving student to pursue their dreams while achieving your own charitable goals?

START A SCHOLARSHIP FUND