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The Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics

Real Estate Programs Scholarship

The Real Estate Programs Scholarship was established for students who choose to minor in commercial and investment real estate. Scholarships are awarded in the amount of up to $5,000 per student, but not to exceed the full cost of tuition. These funds will be available for this program for fall 2019 through the Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics.

Deadline: March 22, 2019

Click the highlighted link to download the 2019 Scholarship Application.

I. Additional funds may be available through other sources. Minority students are encouraged to apply.

II. Scholarship Requirements: As a benefit of receiving the scholarship, you will be named a 2019-2020 Grant Scholar and will be encouraged to actively participate in the Grant Center's annual events and programs. Additionally, you will be directly involved in the planning, coordination, and production of one Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics event with a local chamber of commerce. The purpose of this requirement is to facilitate your networking relationships with potential employers in the business community.

III. Criteria for the Financial Award

To qualify for the award, the recipient must:

(1) be a CCU student in good academic standing with at least a 3.5 high school GPA for incoming freshmen or a 2.75 College GPA for applicants with at least 12 successfully completed college credit hours;

(2) be enrolled in the commercial and investment real estate minor through the college of business in the upcoming year;

(3) demonstrate participation in leadership or extracurricular activities within the last two years, such as volunteer service programs/initiatives or athletic programs;

(4) submit a word processed essay (no longer than 500 words) in which he or she does each of the following:

a) articulates how participation in the minor relates to his or her academic and prospective career growth;

b) describes the personality traits and characteristics that will make him or her an outstanding representative of himself or herself, Coastal Carolina University and the United States on this prestigious scholarship.

IV. Directions for Completion: Please provide this completed form as a cover sheet attached to your essay noted in Section III (4) above to Hattie Jordan, program assistant of the Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics, in WALL 107C by no later than March 22, 2019.

For more information, contact Hattie Jordan at

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