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What is the Vermont Scholarship?

Vermont Scholarship is a form of a financial grant which is provided to the students of Vermont based on certain eligibility criteria. This kind of initiative is taken by the state and its universities to motivate its students to aim high and to pursue higher education. The state of Vermont also offers a lot of college scholarships for in-state students as well as out-state students. 

If you are a resident of Vermont then you must be knowing all these. Well, besides this the education sector in Vermont is blooming like anything. It is known for its universities and colleges like the University of Vermont (UVM), Bennington College, Norwich University, Middlebury College and Green Mountain College. The best part here is that the state is known for offering scholarships and scholarships are not only for the in-state students but also for the outstate students. Now who else would not like to take advantage of such offers and save some money during college education? 

All of us know that college education is quite expensive and that’s why many are deprived of this facility. But since there are scholarships available for students, it is becoming easier for them to get a college degree. According to U.S News, the college fees for in-state students is  $18,802 and out-state students are $43,690, which is quite higher than the national average. But there is nothing to worry about as there are plenty of college scholarships for the students of Vermont. 

Let’s discover more about these scholarships in the paragraphs below.

Different Ways through which you can apply for a scholarship

Be it Vermont or any other scholarship, there are certain resources through which you can apply for and search for information related to college scholarships. So here are a few sources you can make use of while applying for a scholarship. 

  • the financial aid office at a college or career school

  • a high school or TRIO counselor

  • the U.S. Department of Labor’s FREE scholarship search tool

  • federal agencies

  • your state grant agency

  • your library’s reference section

  • foundations, religious or community organizations, local businesses, or civic groups

  • organizations (including professional associations) related to your field of interest

  • ethnicity-based organizations

  • your employer or your parents’ employers

Application Deadline

June 30, 2020

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

800 788-3368

About the Scholarship

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award is an initiative by the Discover Student Loans with the sole aim of supporting talented students whose potential is otherwise gone unnoticed. The sch...

Application Deadline

December 07, 2020

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

comcast@applyists.com

Contact Number

855-670-4787

About the Scholarship

Comcast NBC Universal Foundation strives towards building a brighter nation by awarding the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship to bright and aspiring minds. The Foundation believes that young minds are the leaders of tomorrow. Success starts with opportunity and commitment to the young people will build better leade...

Application Deadline

March 16, 2020

Award Amount

$3,500

Awards Available

4

Website

Link

Email Address

jacinda@niada.com

Contact Number

800-682-3837

About the Scholarship

The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association, a 70-year-old trade association established the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association Foundation or the NIADA Foundation in 2006 with the mission of supporting young men or women of the United States who have displayed academic excellence, leadership sk...

Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

15

Website

Link

Email Address

info@vsac.org

Contact Number

(800) 642-3177

About the Scholarship

Northcountry Federal Credit Union encourages northern Vermont students to pursue higher education and overcome significant challenges and hardships.  The scholarship is awarded by the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) to students who are committed towards learning and to gi...

Application Deadline

May 01, 2020

Award Amount

$1,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

education@famemaine.com

About the Scholarship

State of Maine Grant Program is a form of financial assistance provided by the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) to undergraduate students of Maine who belong to a family whose estimated family contribution is very less. The grant programs fund the postsecondary education of students and hence relieves them of t...

Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

About the Scholarship

This scholarship was financed by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide funding support to students who desire to opt a four-year degree in college in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, econom...

Application Deadline

June 01, 2020

Award Amount

$10,000

Awards Available

10

Website

Link

Email Address

prom@ducktapeclub.com

Contact Number

440-937-7096

About the Scholarship

High school students attending prom are awarded scholarship prizes through the Stuck At Prom Scholarship Contest to the best student who makes and wears prom attires made of Duct Brand duct tape. The scholarship is awarded to the winners of the contest on the basis of online voting. The contest winners in different positions are ch...

Application Deadline

March 16, 2020

Award Amount

$1,500

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

info@vsac.org

Contact Number

888-253-4819

About the Scholarship

The high school students of the state of Vermont who is pursuing post-secondary education in an accredited university or college are awarded the Vermont State Grange Educational Aid Fund Scholarship program as a form of financial assistance. The scholarship is provided to students who are residing in the state of Vermont by the ...

Application Deadline

March 03, 2020

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

association14@vtvpa.org

Contact Number

888-253-4819

About the Scholarship

The Vermont Police Association provides scholarship opportunities to students pursuing postsecondary education at an accredited university or college in a field related to law enforcement. The Vermont Police Association Scholarships are offered to students based on the financial need demonstrated. The applicants...

Application Deadline

March 16, 2020

Award Amount

$1,700

Awards Available

7

Website

Link

Email Address

info@vsac.org

Contact Number

888-253-4819

About the Scholarship

Vermont Dental Hygiene Scholarship is sponsored by the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC). The organization was established in the year 1965 it has helped Vermont students of all ages save, plan, and pay for college or career training. The foundation was started to create opportunities for all Vermont students, but basically for those of any ages wh...