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.

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected [...] More

Burlington Business and Professional Women’s Organization Science and Technology Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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 women advance their careers in the fields of science and/or technology./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Reside in Addison, Chittenden, Franklin, Grand Isle or [...] More

Carol A. Hurley Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Carol Hurley touched many lives. A counselor by profession, she was also a counselor by avocation. She had a sparkling smile and compassionate nature that provided comfort to her family and friends, as well as the most casual of acquaintances. Carol died in May 2004 at the age of 55. This scholarship was established by her friends, family, and colleagues. For 14 years, Carol served as a VSAC [...] More

Shaw Worth Scholarship Award
Application Deadlines: March 25, Annually
Each year, the Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a New England high school senior who has made a meaningful contribution to animal protection over a significant period of time. Actions meriting the award may include long-term, direct work on behalf of animals; inspiring leadership in animal protection organizations; papers, speeches, or presentations on humane topics; or heroic [...] More

NEDMA (NE Direct Mktg Assoc) Foundation
Application Deadlines: January 17, Annually
For marketing, advertising or communications students who will have completed their sophomore or junior years prior to the award year, and who are seriously interested in direct marketing careers./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Deadline: Must be at NEDMA by 5 pm on January 17th. This unique opportunity consists of 4 parts: 1. $3,000 for college tuition 2. Attend a Nationally Sponsored Seminar on the basics of [...] More

Franklin H. Isham Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Frank Horace Isham was born in 1893 in Williston, Vermont. A graduate of UVM, Isham taught mathematics at several state schools in Vermont and New York. After completing a master’s at Columbia University, Isham taught at the J.Y. Normal School in Potsdam, NY, the Olean New York School, and Stonybrook School on Long Island. In 1935, he joined the New York Life Insurance Company, where he worked [...] More

The Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant
Application Deadlines: Varies
In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, the applicant must be resident of a state other than Ohio and attend Heidelberg College. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information, please visit http://www.heidelberg.edu/financialaid/futurestudent/scholarships [...] More

Moody's Mega Math Challenge
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Moody's Mega Math (M3) Challenge is an Internet-based, applied math contest for high school juniors and seniors. Participating teams are required to independently solve an open-ended, applied math-modeling problem focused on a real-world issue in 14 hours. Winners receive scholarships totaling $100,000. Registration and participation are free. The goal of the Challenge is to motivate students to [...] 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

Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Robert and Cynthia Hoehl established this scholarship in 2006 to honor the men and women of the U.S. armed forces and National Guard who have served or are serving in Operation Enduring Freedom or Operation Iraqi Freedom. In particular, the Hoehls are honoring the patriotism, moral fiber, and commitment to peace that these men and women demonstrate through their service to America and its [...] More

AV Stout Fund Research Grants
Application Deadlines: Varies
The A. V. Stout Fund is dedicated to supporting research grants for New England wildlife and its habitat as well as improving management techniques through innovative ideas and programs. The research, ideas and programs supported by the Fund will give resource administrators and policy makers better understanding in managing the political and environmental issues involved. The Fund is open to [...] More

Fuller, Stone and Moloney Research Fellowships
Application Deadlines: January 23, Annually
The Alvan T. & Viola D. Fuller Fellowships offer undergraduate students from New England an opportunity to participate in laboratory research with accomplished investigators. The Betty Lea Stone Fellowships provide first-year medical students an opportunity to do basic cancer research. The William C. Moloney, MD Research Fellowship provides first-year medical students enrolled at Boston, Harvard [...] More

Amy Lowenstein Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Amy Lowenstein Scholarship Fund was created to provide financial support in the form of scholarships for academically promising graduates of Addison County public high schools who plan to attend a competitive, degree-granting, four-year, accredited postsecondary school full-time./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, [...] More

Bernice Murray Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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

Rachel Butterworth Dietz Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 30, Annually
The Boston Flower Exchange, Inc. announces the Rachel Butterworth Dietz Scholarship, an award of $5,000, for a student in the New England region pursuing, or intending to pursue, higher education in floriculture or ornamental horticulture. This contest is open to enrolled full-time students in higher education or graduating high school seniors who have been accepted into a floriculture or [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study fellowship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior [...] More

Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship was established to assist home health care professionals with obtaining advanced degrees, as well as students seeking a bachelor’s degree in a health profession or students seeking home health aide certification./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility - Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans) - Seek [...] More

Emily Lester Vermont Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Emily Lester Vermont Opportunity Scholarship program was created specifically for individuals who, at age 16 or beyond, were in foster care under the custody of the Vermont Commissioner for Children and Families under specified conditions./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Attend an accredited school located within the state of Vermont and approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
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./HTMLCHUNK_4/ 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

Hildegard Durfee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Hildegard Durfee Scholarship (Graduate) was established by Hildegard Durfee in 1990 to enable residents of Windham County to further their education at the postsecondary graduate level and/or to prepare themselves for career changes that require graduate-level coursework. The fund is administered by three trustees and a trustee coordinator./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Reside in Windham [...] More

Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship (sponsored by Porter Hospital Women’s Auxiliary) was created to encourage students to enter the nursing profession./HTMLCHUNK_4/ 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 [...] More

Jedidiah Zabrosky Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Jedidiah Zabrosky Scholarship Fund, Inc. was created by the friends, coworkers, and family of Jedidiah Zabrosky. Jed worked very hard for his education, was an active member of his community, and was an extremely caring young man. In 1999 both Jed and his father were killed in a car accident by a driver who was intoxicated (DWI). Jed devoted his life to serving his community, school, and [...] More

JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship is for approximately $2,000. Any non-Alabama resident with 3.0 GPA; 28 or above ACT score or SAT score of 1260 or above may [...] More

Lee A. Lyman Memorial Music Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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 Scholarships and Career Awards
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Lighthouse scholarships reward excellence, recognize accomplishments and help students who are blind or partially sighted achieve their career goals./HTMLCHUNK_4/ There are four categories and each carries a $5,000 prize: * College-bound Award, for high school seniors or recent high school graduates now planning to begin college * Undergraduate Award I, for college students who may apply at [...] More

New England Regional Student Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The New England Regional Student Programs provides residents of New England /HTMLCHUNK_4/ (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT) with a significant out-of-state tuition break when they enroll in approved majors at public colleges and universities in other New England states. The majors are approved based on their not being offered by in-state colleges and are listed in the annual program catalog, "The Apple [...] More

Paul Gallagher Entrepreneurial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Paul Gallagher Entrepreneurial Scholarship (sponsored by the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce) was established by the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce to provide Chittenden County residents with financial assistance to pursue postsecondary degrees in business or a related field./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV [...] More

Richard T. Gates Engineering and Technology Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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

Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund offers college scholarships to students from New England (Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) with financial need who display academic excellence, strong citizenship and character, and a desire to make a meaningful contribution to society. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Although applicants must be permanent residents of a New [...] More

Taigh Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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

Terry Albee Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Terry Albee Memorial Scholarship was established by family and friends to honor Terry’s work as a journalist and his love for music. Terry spent his career as a newspaper reporter and editor, working at both the Caledonia Record and Newport Daily News. A 1958 graduate of Newport High School, Terry served two years in the navy prior to attending Boston University’s School of Journalism. [...] More

Timothy Bigelow and Palmer W Bigelow Jr Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Timothy Bigelow and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship was created in 1988 by the Palmer W. Bigelow family (Bigelow Nurseries in Northboro, MA) to aid students from New England who are seeking a career in horticulture. The scholarship is dedicated to one of the family's children, the late Timothy Bigelow and to Palmer W. ("Bill") Bigelow, who died in 1997. The Bigelow family considers student [...] More

Vermont Chafee Education and Training Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Vermont Chafee Education and Training Scholarship was created specifically for individuals who, at age 16 or beyond, were in foster care under the custody of the Vermont Commissioner for Children and Families under specified conditions./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must: - Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans) - Be under the [...] More

Vermont Dental Hygiene Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Attend an accredited post-secondary [...] More

Vermont Police Association Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Vermont Police Association created the following scholarships:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Erwin Bugbee Memorial Scholarship - Created in memory of Erwin Bugbee of the Bellows Falls Police Department; Erwin Bugbee was a past president of the Vermont Police Association - Attend an accredited postsecondary school approved for federal Title IV funding - Seek a degree in law enforcement - Demonstrate [...] More

Vermont State Grange Educational Aid Fund Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, 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./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - Applicant or applicant’s parent(s) must be a member in good standing of a Vermont subordinate grange - Attend an accredited postsecondary [...] More

VSAC Board of Directors Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The VSAC Board of Directors Scholarships include the following:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Bette Matkowski - Created to honor the contributions Bette Matkowski made as a VSAC board member during her tenure from August 1993 through January 2001 - Be an adult planning to upgrade employment skills - Attend an accredited postsecondary school approved for federal Title IV funding - Demonstrate financial need [...] More

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