Vermont Scholarships

A college education can be quite expensive. Luckily, financial aid is readily available to those willing to do the research. For example, Scholarships.com can help you find information about scholarships especially created for those living in Vermont. The scholarships below will give you an idea of the opportunities that may be found at Scholarships.com. To get the full benefit of our free services and for additional information about Vermont scholarships and awards based on different search criteria, you should conduct a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

A.V. Stout Fund Research Grant
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Established in the 1950s by Andre Stout and his father, A. Varick Stout, the fund has supported numerous conservation efforts over the decades, including the New England Salmon Association. Upon the dissolution of that organization in 1997, due to the retirement of its founder and President, Andrew Stout, the funds were transferred to the Norcross Wildlife Foundation, Inc. to carry on the [...] More

Amy Lowenstein Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Amy Lowenstein Scholarship Fund was created to assist promising graduates of Addison County public high schools who plan to attend a competitive, degree-granting, four-year, accredited college full-time.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
-Reside in Addison County
-Attend a competitive postsecondary school
-Seek a bachelor’s [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Green to Gold Scholarship Option winners receive:
-Tuition or room and board support
-Additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment
-A monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year that increases each year based on your Military Science Class
-Pay for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of college
-If qualified, [...] More

Army ROTC Scholarships
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Start Strong in life – enroll in Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), the college elective for undergraduate and graduate students that provides unrivalled leadership training for success in any career field. If you have a passion for it, you can find a place to fit in the Army as an officer and get the training you need to turn that passion into a career.The Four-Year High School [...] More

Bernice Murray Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Bernice Murray Scholarship Foundation was created by U.S. Senator James Jeffords, along with family and friends of Bernice Murray, long-time aide to Senator Jeffords. The scholarship was established to honor her unselfish contributions to improving the lives of Vermonters. The aim of the foundation is to make a difference in the lives of Vermont families, as Bernice Murray helped make a [...] More

Burlington Business and Professional Women’s Organization Science and Technology Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
BPW/USA, founded in 1919, promotes equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information. The Burlington Business and Professional Women’s Organization Science and Technology Scholarship was established to help single female parents advance their careers.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
-Reside in Addison, [...] More

Carol A. Hurley Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
This scholarship was established by the friends, family, and colleagues of Carol Hurley, a VSAC outreach counselor who helped first-generation college-bound students prepare for college.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
-Graduate of one of the following high schools: Randolph Area Vocational Center, Randolph Union High School, Rochester Union [...] More

Dr. Marc Hull Special Education Leadership Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
This scholarship was created to honor Dr. Marc Hull, a former Vermont commissioner of education who dedicated his career to creating equitable learning opportunities for people with disabilities.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited post-secondary school approved for federal Title IV funding
-Seek a certificate or license in special education administration
-Enroll at least quarter-time [...] More

Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Henkal Corporation's Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec. This contest rewards individuals for creating prom attire made completely out of duct tape.

Each couple/single entry must include:
-One color photograph (professional or [...] More

Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship was established to assist home care professionals with obtaining advanced degrees, as well as students seeking a bachelor’s or associate's degrees in a health profession.

Eligibility
-Attends an accredited college/university, or community college (does not have to be in Vermont)
-Studying nursing (RN or LPN), physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational [...] More

Emily Lester Vermont Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Emily Lester Vermont Opportunity Scholarship is administered with the proceeds from a trust fund established through an annual appropriation from the State of Vermont's general fund.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school located within the state of Vermont and approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
-Be currently under the custody of the [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
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The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.

Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.

For more [...] More

FMC Ice Sports Skaters Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The FMC Skaters Scholarship program was developed in 1993 to provide financial assistance to ice sports participants and recreational ice skaters that demonstrate personal excellence on and off the ice. The scholarships are awarded to ice hockey, figure skating and recreational skaters. All applicants must be New England residents and skate at FMC arenas.

Note: The postmark date is before [...] More

Franklin H. Isham Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
Mrs. Olive Wilcox created this scholarship to honor the memory of her husband,Franklin Horace Isham. This scholarship is funded by an endowment subject to laws restricting disbursements under certain investment yield scenarios; as a result,there is no guarantee for a scholarship award each year. Applicants must submit a VSAC scholarship application, FAFSA, essay, and official [...] More

Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Grant
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In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, applicants must be either first-time freshmen or transfer students who are not Ohio state residents. This grant is renewable for four (4) years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Hildegard Durfee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Hildegard Durfee Scholarship was established to enable residents of Windham County to further their education at the graduate level and/or to prepare themselves for career changes that require graduate-level education.

Eligibility:
-Reside in Windham County (preference given to residents of Bellows Falls, Brattleboro, Dummerston, Guilford, Newfane and Putney)
-Demonstrate financial [...] More

Hood Sportsmanship Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 11, Annually
The Hood Milk Sportsmanship Scholarship Program awards 18 New England high school student athletes with a scholarship toward furthering their education at a two- or four- year accredited college or university.

To be eligible, high school seniors must have proven their ability to put the spirit of competition above winning while participating in a varsity sport. These students must have also [...] More

Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship (sponsored by Porter Hospital Women’s Auxiliary) was created to encourage students to enter the nursing profession.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
-Reside in Addison County
-Seek a degree in registered nursing or nursing education
-Demonstrate financial [...] More

Knowlton Operator's Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Knowlton Operator's Scholarship is awarded to operators for training when budgetary constraints eliminate the opportunity for some to attend training for certification, advancement or professional development.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Lee A. Lyman Memorial Music Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Lee A. Lyman Memorial Music Scholarship was established by VSAC in 1995 in memory of Lee A. Lyman. Lee was active in the Vermont financial aid community for more than 20 years and was director of VSAC’s Education Loan Finance Program for 10 years (1984–1994). Lee’s love of music and her unfailing commitment to helping Vermont students afford a postsecondary education led VSAC to establish [...] More

Lighthouse Guild Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Each year, the Lighthouse Guild scholarship program helps outstanding and deserving legally blind high school students from across the country attend college with scholarships. Scholarships are based on strong academic accomplishments and merit, and provide additional financial support to help students make a successful transition from high school to a college or university of their choice. [...] More

Nancy and Harry Koenigsberg/Textile Study Group of New York
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Textile Study Group of New York (TSGNY) has announced a call for entries for the Nancy and Harry Koenigsberg Award.

The winner will receive a $1,500 award, a one-year TSGNY membership and an invitation to present his/her fiber artwork at the June 17th TSGNY meeting held in New York City. Students’ entries will be juried by the TSGNY Student Award Committee.

College students and [...] More

New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
NEEBC's Scholarship Program was established to further the aims of the Council to advance the knowledge and education of individuals in the employee benefits field, or those aspiring to careers in employee benefits. Careers in employee benefits include but are not limited to, careers in the actuarial sciences; ERISA and legal aspects of employee benefits; careers in pension design and planning; [...] More

New England Regional Student Program
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The New England Board of Higher Education’s Tuition Break program, the New England Regional Student Program (RSP), provides a discount on tuition to New England residents when they enroll in approved degree programs at out-of-state
public colleges and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.

For more information or to apply, please visit [...] More

NEWWA Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a civil engineering or environmental engineering student at a 4-year college/univeristy. Students who are attending or have been accepted into appropriate college/university programs at the undergraduate and graduate level are eligible to apply. Applicants must be members of NEWWA. Applicants must reside in New England or attend a [...] More

NEWWA Francis X. Crowley Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Francis X. Crowley Scholarship is awarded to a civil engineering, environmental engineering, or business management student at a 4-year college/university. Students who are attending or have been accepted into appropriate college/university programs at the undergraduate and graduate level are eligible to apply. Applicants must be members of NEWWA. Applicants must reside in New England or [...] More

NEWWA George E. Watters Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The George Edward Watters scholarship is awarded to a civil engineering student. Students who are attending or have been accepted into appropriate college/university programs at the undergraduate and graduate level are eligible to apply. Applicants must be members of NEWWA. Applicants must reside in New England or attend a college/university in New England to qualify.

For more information or [...] More

NEWWA Joseph Murphy Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Joseph A. Murphy scholarship is awarded to a civil engineering, environmental engineering, business or science student. Students who are attending or have been accepted into appropriate college/university programs at the undergraduate and graduate level are eligible to apply. Applicants must be members of NEWWA. Applicants must reside in New England or attend a college/university in New [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 18, Annually
The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. The awards are presented each June of every year at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention. The following regions are:

-Region I: [...] More

Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
This scholarship was established to honor the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces and National Guard.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
-Be a child of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces of National Guard whose residence or home of record is Vermont
-Preference is given to candidates whose parent was [...] More

Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to [...] More

Regis College Catholic High Schools Scholarship
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Merit scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement to entering full-time, first-year, and transfer students seeking degrees. Students are notified of their eligibility by the Office of Admission at the time of their acceptance. The designation of a merit scholarship remains in effect for up to four years of undergraduate study, provided the student maintains the minimum renewal [...] More

Richard T. Gates Engineering and Technology Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
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 [...] More

Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 25, Annually
The Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship honors New England high school seniors who demonstrate a humane ethic. Each award is given as payment to the college, university, or specialized training academy at which the recipient will be matriculating in fall of the upcoming academic year. Students from New England public, private, parochial and vocational schools are eligible.

Actions meriting the [...] More

Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: May 02, Annually
The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund offers renewable, 4-year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, in the community or at home), a strong work ethic, and leadership qualities.

Qualifications:
-An entering or returning student at an accredited undergraduate institution in the United States and must [...] More

Taigh Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Taigh (a Gaelic term for "home or dwelling") Scholarship was established to inspire and encourage residents of Peacham, Vermont, to pursue a post-secondary education. The donors of this scholarship understand the challenges that students from rural areas face, particularly those who are the first in their family to attend post-secondary school. It is the donors' intent that this scholarship [...] More

The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
Roothbert Fund scholarships are open to all in the United States regardless of sex, age, color, nationality or religious background. While the Fund does not emphasize any particular form of religious practice or worship, it seeks to provide support to persons motivated by spiritual values. The Fund has awarded grants to persons entering a wide range of careers. However, preference will be given [...] More

Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship was created in 1988 by the Bigelow family to aid students from New England who are seeking a career in horticulture. The Bigelow family considers student scholarships the most important commitment the horticultural industry can make to ensure the growth and development of the nursery and landscape industry.

Eligibility [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program
Application Deadlines: June 23, Annually
U.S Army Loan Repayment Program helps servicemen repay qualified student loans. Out of all the service branches, the Army’s CLRP benefits package is typically regarded as the best, since it provides up to $65,000 in lifetime student loan forgiveness. The benefit is doled out on an annual basis, beginning as soon as a Soldier completes his first year of qualifying service, and provided at a rate [...] More

Vermont Dental Hygiene Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Vermont Dental Hygiene Scholarship (sponsored by the Hill Family and Delta Dental Foundation of Vermont) was established by the members of the Vermont State Dental Society to promote dental hygiene education. This scholarship is designed to encourage Vermont residents who are preparing to enter the dental hygiene profession.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited post-secondary school [...] More

Vermont John H. Chafee Education and Training Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Vermont Chafee Education and Training Scholarship was established for youths aging out of foster care who are likely to experience difficulty transitioning from foster care to adulthood. The mission of this program is to help young adults prepare for and enter training/educational institutions after high school.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV [...] More

Vermont Police Association Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Vermont Police Association created the following scholarships:

-Erwin Bugbee Memorial Scholarship
-Gene Gaiotti & Ron West Memorial Scholarship
-Herbert Fullam Scholarship
-Raymond R. Mooney Scholarship

For more information, please visit our [...] More

Vermont State Grange Educational Aid Fund
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Vermont State Grange created this scholarship because it recognizes the importance of education to rural America. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist grange members with obtaining an associate’s or bachelor’s degree.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
-Demonstrate academic achievement (minimum 3.5 GPA)
-Demonstrate financial [...] More

WTFI (TJX) Children's Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Warrior Thunder Foundation (WTFI), in partnership with TJX Companies, is proud to announce the scholarship grant to the children of: United States service members who received an honorable discharge from any branch of service of the US Armed Forces; including high school, college and graduate school students, to enable the recipients to complete an undergraduate or graduate education in the [...] More

Last Edited: December 2015

Vermont Scholarships

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