Scholarships Booklet - page 49

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Other scholarships
Follow directions under “Application” — VSAC forms cannot be used to apply for other scholarships.
MARCH 1
High school or college students
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Undergrad program
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Full time
Vermont Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship
The Vermont Space Grant Consortium is funded in part by a grant
from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA)
National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program to build a
research infrastructure within the state, to encourage Vermont students
to take more mathematics and sciences courses, and to promote
careers in aerospace and other areas related to NASA goals.
Eligibility:
• Attend an accredited school located
within Vermont
• Be a U.S. citizen
• Be a graduating high school senior attending a Vermont high school
or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program
• Seek a professional career in subjects that have direct relevance to the
United States aerospace industry and the goals of NASA, including,
but not limited to, mathematics, physics, engineering, other basic
sciences such as medicine and earth science, or education of these
disciplines
• Demonstrate academic achievement (minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA)
Required documents:
• Vermont Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship application
• Essay detailing career goals and their direct relevance to the United
States’ aerospace industry and the goals of NASA
• Transcript
• Not more than two recommendation/reference letters
Application:
• Complete the online application at
• For information, contact:
Debra Fraser
Vermont Space Grant Consortium
University of Vermont
Farrell Hall
210 Colchester Avenue, Room 120
Burlington, VT 05405
Phone:
802-656-1429
E-mail:
Amount:
Four $5,000 undergraduate scholarships
Selection:
Academic achievement, recommendation letter(s),
and initiative
Average applicants:
15
Average awards:
4
APRIL 15
Any student
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Degree program
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Any enrollment
Vermont Trappers Association Scholarship
This scholarship was created to further the goals of professional
wildlife conservation and/or agricultural excellence.
Eligibility:
• Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
(Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
• Major in wildlife management, wildlife biology, forestry, agriculture,
fish and game management, or a related field
Required documents:
• Vermont Trappers Association Scholarship application
• Copy of acceptance letter from college/university
• One recommendation letter (from an educator)
Renewability:
May be renewable for up to two years.
Application:
To obtain application, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Kevin N. Lawrence, Scholarship Committee Chair
Vermont Trappers Association
5449 Main Street
Newbury, VT 05051
Phone:
802-866-5024
Amount:
Four $500 scholarships
Selection:
Acceptance at an accredited college/university; interest in
conservation of natural resources; and outdoor career, education, and
employment goals
Average applicants:
20
Average awards:
4
Keep copies for your records.
Submit original forms and keep a copy of every
document for your own records.
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