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South Carolina
National Guard

The South Carolina Army National Guard is a military force comprised of Citizen Soldiers sworn to support and defend the Constitution of the United States and the state of South Carolina. It consists of a diverse workforce with varied backgrounds, education and perspectives. Training: Choose from 150 jobs in fields as medicine,technology,engineering,transportation,and communications.You'll get real-world training and hands-on experience that will give you a head start toward your career. Education: Scholarships can pay up to $18,000 per year. Adventure: If you have an appetite for excitement and a strong dedication to your country,then we want you on our team. Mission: Members serve a dual state and federal mission to defend America. Service: One person can make a difference in the defense of our country and communities.

Armories and Recruiting Stations


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  • Signal
  • 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade
  • 218th Leadership Regiment
  • 263rd AAMDC
  • JFHQ-SC, 59th Troop Command, 59th Aviation Troop Command

State Education Benefits

Up to $9,000/yr (ANG only) ARNG Soldiers are capped at $4,500.00 not to exceed $18,000 total. State TA is applied after FTA; In combination with other programs, cannot exceed 100% of actual costs.

Education Services Office

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  • Fill out this form and a Guard recruiter will contact you to answer all of your questions.
  • Get the conversation started, with no obligations on your part.

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