Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC)
Up to $1,500 annually, non-renewable.
Approximately 10 awards offered annually. Please note: This scholarship is funded by an endowment subject to laws restricting disbursements under certain yield scenarios; as a result, there can be no guarantee of a scholarship award for the upcoming academic year.
In 1981, the Burlington Veterans' Club established an educational trust fund with Vermont Student Assistance Corporation to help Vermont students pursue a postsecondary education. VSAC arranged for the proceeds of the trust to be distributed annually as scholarships to worthy Chittenden County high school seniors. Eligible students must plan to attend an accredited postsecondary school approved for federal Title IV funding and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need, recommendation letter, and an essay.
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.