Denny's/Urban League of the Upstate Scholarship - $1,000

From the website:

The Urban League of the Upstate is a non-profit organization committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all citizens in housing, education, employment, and economic development, without regard to race or socioeconomic status. All students are eligible to apply regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin and live in Upstate SC.

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident of South Carolina. Grades and academic performance will serve as indicators of potential; however, an emphasis may be placed on the individual’s essay submission.