A message from VSAC: Our commitment to racial and social justice
WINOOSKI (Jan. 30, 2020)— The deadline to apply for one of the 150 scholarships managed by Vermont Student Assistance Corp. closes soon – Feb.12. Don’t miss out on over $5 million in awards to help Vermonters pay for their education and training after high school.
Last year, VSAC made almost 3,200 awards to Vermonters worth $5.4 million.
Scholarships—like grants—are financial aid that you do not need to pay back. VSAC scholarships are offered by many different groups, organizations, and even individuals. They are offered for all kinds of achievements—and to all kinds of students. And they’re usually competitive, with eligible applicants competing for a limited number of awards.
New scholarships for academic year 2020-21 include:
Check out all the scholarships and apply online using the Unified Scholarship Application. Required documents such as transcripts, recommendation letters, essays or other information can be uploaded right on the VSAC website as well.
Still have questions? Watch how to apply for a scholarship and fill out the Vermont State Grant application on Facebook Live or on YouTube. Or, visit VSAC’s scholarship page for more information. For more information, call 888-253-4819 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About VSAC – Changing Lives through Education and Training since 1965
Vermont Student Assistance Corporation is a public, nonprofit agency established by the Vermont Legislature in 1965 to help Vermonters achieve their education and training goals after high school. VSAC serves students and their families in grades 7-12, as well as adults returning to school, by providing education and career planning services, need-based grants, scholarships and education loans. VSAC has awarded more than $600 million in grants and scholarships for Vermont students, and also administers Vermont’s 529 college savings plan. Share your VSAC story by email to myVSACstory@vsac.org or submit a video to YouTube. Find us at www.vsac.org or check in on Facebook and Twitter. #changing lives