Law Related Education Grantees

  • SC Bar – Law Related Education Division

    LRE promotes the goals of civic education and enhances relationships between attorneys and students. Programming includes Mock Trial, We the People, and Youth Court. Students learn the value of becoming a positive contributor to society and gain knowledge from the lawyers who participate. Visit website >>

  • USC Salkehatchie – Forensic Chemistry Lab

    USC Salkehatchie's Forensic Chemistry Lab is a new component of the Criminal Justice curriculum enabling students to gain experience in the areas of DNA analysis, drug analysis and fingerprint analysis and crime scene documentation. Laboratory skills and experience are the foundation for a career in forensic science. Knowledge from these types of labs qualify students for local, state and federal careers, including law enforcement, probation, parole and correction agencies, adult and juvenile social service agencies and law offices and court facilities. They also provide a solid academic foundation for those seeking an advanced degree or wishing to attend law school. Local law enforcement and attorneys have expressed interest in training on the equipment to better understand its capabilities and limitations.

  • University of South Carolina School of Law Public Interest Fellow Project

    USC School of Law places student fellows in legal services organizations. The students gain practical experience, the legal services organizations benefit from the services of the students and more individuals receive the assistance that they need. Visit website >>

  • YMCA Youth in Government

    YIG is a civic engagement and leadership development program for middle and high school students. Funding provides support for students who would not otherwise have the opportunity to participate due to financial constraints. Visit website >>