Scholarships Currently Available for Application

Some scholarships are available to students in grades 9-12, not just current seniors.  

Check regularly for updated scholarship opportunities.

 

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StudentScholarships.org Monthly Newsletters with scholarships for Vermont Students

January 2023 NewsLetter - 15 Scholarships - Deadlines between January 29 & March 31 2023

February 2023 NewsLetter - 15 Scholarships - Deadlines between February 28 & May 31, 2023

Scholarships for Dairy/Agriculture Related Fields 

Please come to the School Counseling Office for a list of available scholarships. There are 25+ scholarships listed on this sheet.  

Scholarships for Business and MBA Students  

Please come to the School Counseling Office for a list of available scholarships or click here.  There are 41 scholarships listed, however many of them are for students already enrolled in College but there are some for current seniors. 

Archways to Opportunity

McDonald's Scholarship for Employees. For more infomation click here.

Vermont Army National Guard

Scholarship and Tuition Assistance information can be found here.

Scholarship opportunities for LGBTQ+ students

Scholarship opportunities for LGBTQ+ students can be found here.  Scholarship awards in this list are specifically set for the LGBTQ+ community. All of them cover vocational and trade school, and many of them extend to any tuition-based education program. This resource also includes tips for searching for other scholarship and grant opportunities and ways to pay for school without scholarships.

Scholarhip opportunites for Minority Students

This resource shares more than 45 scholarships for future and current students to supplement the cost of their education and professional development endeavors. The page outlines information on where to find the scholarships and grants, as well as organizes opportunities dedicated to specific demographics, including African Americans, Asian Americans, Latinx students, and several others.  All this information can be found here.

More Scholarships 

If you are seeking more scholarship opportunities, click here for a list of scholarships that have been available, are currently available and may potentially be available in the future, for students at VUHS.  Only the title of the scholarship is included in this list.  However, if you search online using the title you may get some results! 

New England Board of Higher Education's Tuition Break for Vermont Residents  

Hundreds of degree programs - not offered by Vermont's public colleges - are available with a significant discount on out-of-state tuition at public colleges in the five other New England states.  As a permanent resident of a New England state, a student is eligible for the RSP when enrolled in an approved degree program offered by a specific public college or university in another New England state. Information on approved majors (associate, bachelor's and graduate) is available under "Tuition Break"  and then "Find a Program" at http://www.nebhe.org/ Other information is also available on that website and pamphlets are also available in the School Counseling Office. 

 

Scholarships listed below are in order by application deadline date.

 

See above - StudentScholarships.org Monthly Newsletters with scholarships for Vermont Students.

The Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards 

This scholarship program awards 350 $4,000 scholarships to the children and grandchildren of Elks members.  Children and grandchildren of dues-paying Elks are welcome to apply.  For more information and to apply, click here.  Limited information is available in the School Counseling Office.  Application deadline is February 6, 2023.  (posted 10/24/22)

VSAC Scholarships for Vermonters 

VSAC scholarships are now available for application.  Hard copies of the scholarship book are available in the school counseling office.  Click here to visit the VSAC site for more information and to apply.  Transcripts will be uploaded by the School Counseling Office once the USA application has been submitted.  If students or parents have any questions, please contact your school counselor in the School Counseling office. Click here for VSAC Scholarship Instructions.    Application deadline:  February 15, 2023.  (posted 11/16/22)

New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) Nursing Scholarship 

Three $3,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to NEFCU members applying to an undergraduate nursing program.  Application is available online only. More information and the application can be found here  Application Deadline: February 28, 2023 (posted 1/11/2023)

George Coleman Scholarship 

Each year, the New England Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (NEACRAO) awards scholarships to three high school graduates who will be enrolling in a NEACRAO member institution for the fall semester of that year. Each high school graduate who is selected is awarded $2,000 (upon proof of enrollment at the NEACRAO member institution for the fall semester of that year). Each recipient of the scholarship is selected from candidates who are recommended by New England secondary school guidance professionals.  To apply for the George Coleman Scholarship please fill out this application.(Application is only available online). Application deadline is March 1, 2023. (posted 2/3/23)

The Knights of Columbus Vermont State Council Annual Scholastic Achievement Awards Program

Five $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded.  Seniors who are sons or daughters of a Knight of Columbus are eligible to apply.  An Applicant may be a member of the Knights of Columbus or Columbian Squires Circle.  Application packet is available in the School Counseling Office.  Application deadline:  Applications must be returned to the scholarship chair by March 10, 2023.  Important note:  There is a section of this application that needs to be completed by your School Counselor - please be sure your counselor receives the form and your request to complete it before March 1 so the deadline can be met. (posted 12/14/22)

Dr. Alice Angney Scholarship for Leadership and Service 2023

One $3,000.00 scholarship is provided by the Vermont Superintendents Association.  Vermont residents demonstrating a commitment to further their education after graduation may apply.  Selection criteria:  The selected recipient will have demonstrated initiative in overcoming a specific challenge or challenges, leadership and service to their community as well as academic achievement. Application is available in the School Counseling Office or may be completed on-line Application deadline:  All materials must be received in the VSA office no later than noon, Monday, March 13, 2023.  (posted 2/3/2023)

New England Inns & Resorts Association (NEIRA) 23-24 Hospitality Scholarships

Three $4,000 scholarships are available for students who reside in New England and are pursuing a career in the lodging, culinary or hospitality field.  Apply online only here. Application deadline is March 15, 2023 (posted 2/23/23)

The American Legion of Vermont Scholarships 

The American Legion Department of Vermont will award $7,500.00 in scholarships this year.  Any senior applying to further their education after graduation at college or university should apply for this scholarship.  Application is available in the School Counseling Office.  Application deadline is April 1, 2023.  (posted 2/3/23)

Vermont Golf Association Scholarship 

Students who have a current and active affiliation with the game of golf such as competing on a golf team, working at a golf course, and/or participating in golf programs or events are eligible to apply for this scholarship.  Application is available in the School Counseling Office or online -  apply here. Application deadline is Monday, April 17, 2023. (posted 2/3/23)  

Vermont Federal Credit Union Student Scholarship 

Two $2,000.00 scholarships will be awarded.  You must be a member of Vermont Federal Credit Union to apply for this scholarship.  Application can be found here, online only.  Application deadline:  The application must be completed online with all supporting documentation (transcript and acceptance letter) mailed to the Scholarship Committee by April 24, 2023.  (posted 2/3/23)

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs: 

The National, State, Targeted Scholarships are now open.  Scholarships are available for Juniors and Seniors.  Scholarships range from $10,000 - $50,000. The National and State Scholarships are for Juniors.  For more information and to apply, click here.  Application deadline is March 15, 2023.   Minimal information is available in the School Counseling Office.

Horatio Alger Career and Technical scholarship applications will open on March 15, 2023.  The deadline for Career and Technical Scholarships is June 15, 2023.  (posted 12/14/22)

Local Elks Lodge #916 Scholarship

Scholarships are provided by the local Burlington Elks Lodge (BPOE #916).  Children, step-children, grandchildren, step-grandchildren and legal wards of a member of the local Burlington Elks Lodge are eligible to apply.  Application is available in the School Counseling Office.  Application deadline:  Completed application must be mailed and received by the scholarship chairperson on or before March 31, 2023. (posted 10/24/22)

The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship 

The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund offers renewable, four-year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, the community or at home), a consistent history of part-time work, grit and passion for overcoming obstacles and/or achieving future goals, and leadership qualities.  This application is online only, click here to apply and for further information.  To view an information sheet with important instructions regarding this scholarship click here  Some information is available in the School Counseling Office. Deadline:  Regular deadline is 12 noon, May 1, 2023 and Early Response Deadline is 12 noon, April 3, 2023. (posted 12/14/22)