Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC)
Generally up to $50,000 is appropriated annually for awards under this program. Awards are made in the form of an interest-free loan and are non-renewable.
An average of 20 awards offered annually.
This program was established by the Vermont Legislature to ensure an adequate number of nurses for the future healthcare needs of Vermonters. Funding for this program is conditional upon annual legislative appropriation. All applicants are required to demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on financial need and application documents. There are approximately 100 applicants for this award each year. A partial/complete cancellation of the award (interest-free loan) will be given under the following conditions: completion of a nursing degree program; LPN or RN licensure; and completion of one year of employment as an RN or LPN either in Vermont or at an accredited hospital within ten miles of the Vermont border.
Applications are available from the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) website. Applications may be completed either online or in paper form beginning on November 1. Please note: The studen ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.