HSS LEAP Program

  • Enrolled full-time at the College of Charleston
  • Declared Major or Minor in a program offered by a department or program within HSS
  • GPA 2.0 to 3.5 preferred
  • Sophomore or junior standing (preference given to students who will not graduate before May 2022)
  • Must commit to participate for at least one academic year (includes attending monthly meetings as a community, monthly meetings with your faculty mentor, and professional development workshop(s)) Refer to student contract here.
Benefits of participating in the program include:
  • Individualized mentorship by a HSS faculty member
  • Monthly workshops on professional development
  • Community engagement opportunities
  • Experiential learning opportunities (internships, study abroad, independent study, etc.)
  • Support and networking with peers in HSS
  • $250 per semester scholarship for accepted students
  • Opportunity to apply for additional financial support for experiential learning activities
Complete the application here