The Abney Foundation is a private foundation, founded in 1957, with offices at 100 Vine Street in Anderson, South Carolina.
Higher education is the primary focus of The Abney Foundation (Video). We are proud to have Abney Foundation Scholarship endowments at fourteen colleges and universities across the state of South Carolina. Over $27,000,000 has been awarded to 12,865 Abney Scholars, including 568 students for the academic year 2013-14. The combined endowment balances exceed $38,475,000.
The Abney Foundation (FAQ) makes grants to fund these endowments; however the schools administer the scholarship programs themselves. You may contact the financial aid department at the school you're interested in to see if you qualify. Application Guidelines
Below is a list of schools that have Abney Foundation Scholarship programs:
The Abney Foundation Scholarship Fund
Anderson, SC 29621
864-231-2074 or 800-542-3594
The Abney Scholarship Fund
Campus Box 6001
Greenwood, SC 29629
864-388-8307 or 888-4LANDER