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If you’ve come up through the foster care system, you have access to unique financial aid options that can help you get the education you’ll need to take the next step toward the career you want. We’re here to help you access those options—and to help support you in your journey to higher education. Check out the links below to get started.
DCF COVID-19 SUPPORTS FOR STUDENTS WHO FORMERLY EXPERIENCED FOSTER CARE
If you’re a student who formerly experienced foster care and is now living on a college campus affected by Covid-19, VT’s Department for Children and Families wants to make sure you have access to necessary housing, food, health care, and emotional support services. Contact your local Youth Development Coordinator today.> Find Contact Information
Need training? Choose your path!
Find out about job training & certificate programs that match your needs..> Learn More
FAFSA first! FAFSA Now. Money for college or training starts here.
HS seniors, learn about why you need to do the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the ways VSAC can help you fill it out.> Learn More
Vermont grants = Free $$ for college or training
Don't miss out on VT's gift aid for college or other training after high school.> Learn More
Scholarships = more free $ for college or training
Did you know there are Vermont scholarships for students experiencing foster-care?> Learn More