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Richard T. Gates Engineering and Technology Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://services.vsac.org/wps/wcm/connect/VSAC/vsac...
  • Contact
  • VSAC Scholarships Program
  • Address
  • 10 East Allen Street
  • PO Box 2000
  • Winooski, VT 05404
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • March 4, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $4,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Richard T. Gates Engineering and Technology Endowed Challenge Scholarship was established to assist worthy and able students in pursuing a bachelor of science degree in engineering or technology. Richard Gates graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 1952 with a degree in electrical engineering. In 1994 Mr. Gates created this scholarship and was actively involved in the selection of recipients until his death in 2005.
    Eligibility:
    -Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
    -Have been born in Vermont
    -Have parent(s) who are legal residents of Vermont
    -Currently attend a Windham County high school or Springfield High School
    -Seek a bachelor of science degree in engineering or technology (program must be accredited by the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology)
    -Demonstrate academic achievement
    -Demonstrate financial need

    For more information, please visit our website.

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