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VSAC’s Talent Search program receives 6-year funding extension

Program helps over 1,000 students each year with college enrollment and career training

WINOOSKI – The federally-funded Talent Search program, which has made great strides connecting modest income Vermont high school students with opportunities for college and training, has received a six-year funding extension...

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It’s financial aid time! Start now with the FAFSA.

VSAC webinar shows you how to get the financial aid you need

WINOOSKI (Oct. 12, 2021) — Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) has a full line-up of virtual resources to help students and families, and adults returning to school learn about the financial aid that is available and how to...

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Celebrate College Savings Month with VSAC’s VT529 Giveaways and Webinar

Contest asks young students to draw their dream job to win

WINOOSKI (Sept. 8, 2021) — As families begin the new school year, Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) invites parents to make saving for their kids’ future college or training part of their back-to-school routine … and to have...

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VSAC’s newest grant program offers 2 years of free CCV tuition

Students can choose from 33 flexible programs. In person or online.

WINOOSKI (July 27, 2021) – A new grant program will offer eligible Vermonters the chance to obtain a college degree tuition free. Yes, really.

The grant, called 802Opportunity, pays for up to two years of free tuition to the...

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Vermont State Colleges, VSAC team up to offer a gift for "Green Mountain Grads"

A tuition-free college course for the classes of 2020 and 2021

WINOOSKI (May 18, 2021) — To the high school classes of 2020 and 2021: Vermont has a graduation gift for you!
The state of Vermont, the Vermont State Colleges System and VSAC are teaming up to provide one tuition-free college...

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VSAC Shows You How: Appeal your financial aid offer

Students & families experiencing special circumstances can – and should – ask for reconsideration

WINOOSKI (April 15, 2021) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is offering a free online webinar on how to appeal your financial aid offer, April 27 at 6 p.m. Students and families can participate via Zoom by registering at http:/...

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