Pathways is an employment and training program that provides scholarships to SNAP clients who wish to further their education and gain skills/certifications that can lead to employment. The Pathways Scholarship Program (PSP) is an SCDSS program that provides mini-grants that will pay for tuition and books for SNAP clients.
Students must meet the following criteria to qualify for the Pathways Scholarship.
- Resident of South Carolina
- Receiving SNAP (food stamp) benefits
- 17 years of age or older and not attending high school
- Willingness to commit to finishing the program.
To apply for the Pathways Scholarship, you can contact the Pathways Program Coordinator, Charlene R. Cobbs at (803) 898-1736.