Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC)
$500 annually, non-renewable.
Approximately four awards offered annually.
This scholarship is sponsored by the Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (VABVI). It was created in memory of Charles Leonard by his mother after his death in 1981. Mr. Leonard, who was blind, was an engineer at General Electric for many years and served as president of VABVI from 1978 to 1980. Eligible applicants must plan to attend an accredited postsecondary school approved for federal Title IV funding, and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on financial need, academic achievement, and the application essay. There are approximately 16 applicants for this award each year.
The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. The deadline date shown here is tentative based on last year's date. Please che ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.