Ask your financial aid counselor about these scholarship opportunities:
Next Generation Scholarship
If you are a Vermont resident, and if fall 2013 will be your first semester as a CCV degree student (registered for 6-12 credits), or your first semester as a full-time (12 credits) degree student, you are eligible for a Next Generation Scholarship that could cover up to 50% of your tuition through the completion of your associate degree at CCV.
Scholarship Assistance Fund
The College maintains a Scholarship Assistance Fund, which provides funds for designated awards, which may be restricted geographically, by special areas of interest, or by other criteria. These awards are determined by academic center staff as funds become available.
Textbook Assistance Fund
Students in need of financial assistance with their course textbooks can request funding from this source through the academic center staff.
Funded by alumni gifts, this scholarship is awarded each year to a CCV graduate who plans to continue on for a bachelor’s degree. Applications are generally due the April before commencement.
Valedictorian/Salutatorian Tuition Waiver
Students who have graduated number one or two in their Vermont high school class are eligible for a tuition waiver at CCV. You do not need to be a recent high school graduate to qualify for this waiver, but you cannot have already earned a baccaleaurate degree at any higher education institution. You must maintain a GPA of 3.0 to retain this scholarship.
Vermont State Colleges Student Association Leadership Scholarship
The VSC Student Association chooses at least one student annually from each of the five Vermont State Colleges to receive its Leadership Scholarship.
Hunter Dandridge Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship, funded by the Bergeron Family Foundation, was established in memory of former Burlington High School student Hunter Dandridge. It will be awarded each year to a Burlington High School graduate who enrolls at CCV the summer or fall after high school graduation. The award is $2,500 per year and will cover tuition and fees for one semester for a full-time student, or it can be spread throughout the year for a part-time student. Hunter Dandridge Memorial Scholarship Application.
Scholarships Sponsored through the Vermont State Colleges
Additional scholarships are made available to all VSC students, with no guarantee that a student from a particular college will be chosen. These scholarships include the Shorey-Harvey Scholarship There(for students interested in education).
The College may also award additional scholarships as funds become available.