Some common questions you may have about The Gamecock Foundation:

What is The Gamecock Foundation?

The Gamecock Foundation is a charity that was founded in 2012 to aid current students at the University of South Carolina who have endured a traumatic or life-altering event while in school.

Who does The Gamecock Foundation help?

The foundation raises money through fundraisers, raffles, personal donations, and merchandise sales. Aid is awarded to students on a case by case basis. With the help of the greater Columbia and Carolina community we can ensure that all Gamecocks are supported financially and emotionally throughout their collegiate careers.

How do I apply for aid?

If you are a University of South Carolina student and are in need feel free to email us at for an aid application.

Are you part of The University of South Carolina?

No, we are a charity foundation not affiliated with any University but we choose to only provide aid for University of South Carolina Students.

How do I know The Gamecock Foundation is legit?

Our EIN Number is: 46-1417720
We are verified with the IRS national charity database. Feel free to visit and search for us.
We are verified with GuideStar, the world's largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. Our Profile: