Bernice Murray 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
  • 2
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • 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 positive difference in the lives of so many human beings during her short life.

    Eligibility:
    -Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
    -Be a single parent with primary custody of at least one child 12 years of age or younger
    -Demonstrate financial need

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