VSAC in the News

June 26, 2022

Vermont 802 Program expands

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Under a new Vermont workforce initiative, you could be eligible for free college classes.

If your family makes less than $75,000 annually, you can now attend the Community College of Vermont tuition...

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June 22, 2022

Gov. Phil Scott visits Swanton to present $8 million plan to bolster the workforce with S. Bill 11

SWANTON — Gov. Phil Scott met with community leaders on Tuesday at Vermont Precision Tools in Swanton to announce the passage of Senate Bill 11, which aims to funnel funding and education to Vermont’s workforce.

The bill was...

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March 1, 2022

College and Career Pathways on Across the Fence, WCAX

Across the Fence looks ahead to the College and Career Pathways conference. 

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May 29, 2022

WCAX You Can Quote Me Looks at VT529 Savings Plans

VSAC President Scott Giles discusses the tax benefits of saving for college with host Darren Perron. 

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May 17, 2022

Vermont offers new early childhood educator funding for fall 2022

Vt Digger.com

May 17 2022, 4:52 PM

Tuition-free degree offer aimed at bolstering workforce development

WINOOSKI– A new program, established by the Vermont Legislature, will offer full tuition to individuals pursuing a...

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May 20, 2022

New funding available for child care worker training


By Cat Viglienzoni

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Vermont needs more child care workers and now there’s new money to encourage more students to consider it as a career path.

The Legislature established a new program...

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