SAME Charleston Post Scholarships

The SAME Charleston Post is seeking candidates for the 20210/2022 Scholarship Program with several scholarships of at least $1,000 each. Deadline for applications is April 5, 2021. Scholarships will be presented early June 2021. Download the application here: (pdf) (word).

Eligible persons must:

(1) be a graduating high school senior or undergraduate college student;
(2) be a resident of Charleston, Berkeley, or Dorchester County, or be a member, spouse, or child of a member of the Charleston Post or member of the Citadel Student Chapter of SAME;
(3) have a G.P.A. of 3.0 (4.0 scale) or greater for high school and college; and
(4) be accepted or confirmed enrollment in an accredited U.S. college/university or Trident Technical College 2+2 transfer program (honoring USAF Colonel Richard Kent’s many contributions to the SAME scholarship program and TTC’s 2+2 program) studying undergraduate engineering, architecture, science, math, or a related field of study in 2020/2021. 

Interested persons may contact Christopher J. Hinson, PE, PMP at 843-875-3637 or email the post at

2020 SAME Charleston Post Scholarship Awardees:

New High School Graduates:
Charlotte Brailsford (2019 SAME Camper) - The Citadel, Civil Engineering
Gabriele Montouri - Yale University, Mathematics
Haley Pisano - Georgia Institute of Technology, Biomedical Engineering
Hannah Lipschutz - Georgia Institute of Technology, Computer Engineering
Jolie Elizabeth Crunelle - Rochester Institute of Technology, Biomedical Engineering
Vivian Syvia D'Souza - University of South Carolina, Computer Science

Undergraduate College Students:
Ariel Hills (2017 and 2019 Scholarship Recipient) - North Carolina State University, Architecture
Caleb Morgan (2019 Scholarship Recipient) - Clemson University, Electrical/Computer Engineering
Cooper Kelley (2019 Scholarship Recipient) - University of South Carolina, Civil Engineering
Lillian Layden - The Citadel, Computer Science/Cyber Security