News Releases

18
Sep

Vt. congressional delegation announces $2.8 million Talent Search grant for VSAC

Federal education grant will serve over 1,000 students at 40 Vermont schools

BURLINGTON (September 19, 2016) – The Vermont congressional delegation today announced that Vermont Student Assistance Corp. will receive $2.8 million over six years to encourage more Vermont students to pursue higher education.

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08
Sep

Learn about new changes to financial aid at VSAC’s ‘Paying for College’ workshop

Learn about new FAFSA changes to maximize financial aid awards

WINOOSKI (September 8, 2016) – Changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or the FAFSA, are here. Find out what it means for your financial aid plans at a Paying for College workshop, hosted by Vermont Student Assist...

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23
Aug

Learn about new changes to financial aid at VSAC’s ‘Paying for College’ workshop

Learn about new FAFSA changes to maximize financial aid awards

WINOOSKI (August 23, 2016) – New changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or the FAFSA, are here. Find out what it means for your financial aid plans at a Paying for College workshop, hosted by Vermont Student Assi...

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05
Aug

VSAC’s new education loan guide ‘required reading’ before borrowing for college

Learn how to navigate loan choices and repayment options to minimize debt

WINOOSKI (August 5, 2016) – Nearly seven out of 10 Vermont students will take some loans to finance their education expenses and knowing how to compare loans and costs is essential to making college more affordable.

To help stude...

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06
Jul

VSAC awards $700,000 in scholarships across state

Over 350 graduates will receive $2,000 from VSAC through its GEAR UP grant

WINOOSKI (July 6, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. has announced it will award over $700,000 in scholarships to college-bound seniors who graduated from high school last month.

Funded by VSAC’s federal GEAR UP grant, each...

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27
Jun

VSAC receives grants from J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation

New Franklin County initiative, training for personalized learning plans funded

WINOOSKI (June 27, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp., the voice for Vermonters who continue their education and training after high school, has been selected to receive two grants from the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundat...

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