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VSAC study finds 6 in 10 unemployed Vermonters now working after completing non-degree courses

WINOOSKI (January 26, 2017)—Vermont’s landmark non-degree grant program pays off in career opportunities and employment gains, according to a new study from Vermont Student Assistance Corp.

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Statement from Scott Giles, President and CEO, Vermont Student Assistance Corp., on Governor Scott’s budget address:

“We applaud Governor Scott’s focus on postsecondary education in Vermont, particularly the Governor’s emphasis on the non-degree grant program. We know this landmark program pays off for Vermonters and for the state.  At a time wh...

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NEK students see Lyndon State up close and personal

Over 400 students meet men’s basketball team, learn about college life

WINOOSKI (January 17, 2017) – Lyndon State College’s men’s basketball team and their head coach have been scoring points around the Northeast Kingdom with visits to local schools organized by Vermont Student Assistance Corp.


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VSAC’s efficiency efforts earn EPA ENERGY STAR® certification for sixth straight year

Winooski headquarters ranks in top 10 percent across the U.S.

WINOOSKI (November 28, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR certification for the sixth year in a row, racking up its highest score yet for energy efficiency an...

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VSAC college scholarship booklet now available online, in high schools

168 programs worth over $5 million for eligible Vermonters for academic year 2017-2018

WINOOSKI (November 16, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. has released its annual booklet, Scholarships for Vermonters, the ultimate guide to learn more about available scholarships and how to apply for them.

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Vt. congressional delegation announces $2.4 million grant for VSAC

Federal education grant will serve over 1,500 adults to promote workforce development

WINOOSKI (October 25, 2016) – The Vermont congressional delegation today announced that the Vermont Student Assistance Corp. will receive $2.4 million over five years in a federal Educational Opportunity Center grant to promote ed...

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