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VSAC scholarship season opens Nov. 1

More than 126 scholarships worth $5.7 million to be awarded

WINOOSKI (Oct. 12, 2017)—Vermont Student Assistance Corp.’s annual publication, Scholarships for Vermonters, is now available with information on more than 126 programs for eligible Vermonters looking to finance their education...

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Governor Scott signs proclamation: October is FAFSA Filing Month

Sets a statewide goal of 65 percent completion to maximize financial aid

WINOOSKI (September 29, 2017) — Governor Phil Scott has declared October as FAFSA Filing Month in a proclamation signed Friday.

The FAFSA, or Free Application for Federal Student Aid, unlocks the financial resources available...

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VSAC hosts FAFSA Fridays

... and some Thursday nights too!

Will you be filing a FAFSA? The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is your pathway to funding for the education and career training you need after high school.

Call our special FAFSA helpline at 888-943-7301 during the...

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VSAC hosts workshops on filling out financial aid forms

File the FAFSA early to make smart education choices that fit your pocketbook

WINOOSKI (September 18, 2017)—Vermont Student Assistance Corp. will offer free workshops at over 60 local high schools beginning in early  October through mid-December to help families fill out financial aid forms.


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VSAC celebrates GEAR UP Week with music, science and more

Students’ accomplishments shine at school events

WINOOSKI (September 7, 2017)—Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is pulling out the stops for GEAR UP Week, Sept. 18-22, at 49 schools across Vermont.

Over 1,500 students will join in special activities and programs at their...

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September is the perfect time to save for college

VSAC celebrates College Savings Month with 529 account prize packages

WINOOSKI (August 28, 2017)—September is National College Savings Month, an ideal time to open or add to a Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan account to get the maximum in savings and  tax benefits. Plus this September...

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