Promising Programmer Scholarship

This scholarship is given to a rising sophomore in a computing program.  Preference goes to students attending on the Williston campus and financial need is also considered.

This scholarship is given to a rising sophomore in a computing program.  Preference goes to students attending on the Williston campus and financial need is also considered.

GlobalFoundries Scholarship Program

The GlobalFoundries Scholarship Program offers an annual $5,000 scholarship and a paid summer internship to selected candidates from Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering Technology and/or Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering Degree and/or Diesel and Automotive Technology Program at Vermont Tech.
GlobalFoundries (GF) is a leading full-service semiconductor foundry providing a unique combination of design, development, and fabrication […]

The GlobalFoundries Scholarship Program offers an annual $5,000 scholarship and a paid summer internship to selected candidates from Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering Technology and/or Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering Degree and/or Diesel and Automotive Technology Program at Vermont Tech.

GlobalFoundries (GF) is a leading full-service semiconductor foundry providing a unique combination of design, development, and fabrication services to some of the world’s most inspired technology companies. With a global manufacturing footprint spanning three continents, GF makes possible the technologies and systems that transform industries and give customers the power to shape their markets.

Carroll & Joanne Lawes Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship was established to support students enrolled in the School of Engineering and Computing.

This scholarship was established to support students enrolled in the School of Engineering and Computing.

Rodgers Electrical Engineering Technology Scholarship

This scholarship was established to support students enrolled in the Associate’s Degree of Electrical Engineering Technology (AE.EET) program.

This scholarship was established to support students enrolled in the Associate’s Degree of Electrical Engineering Technology (AE.EET) program.

Free Tuition Scholarship

Update: July 16, 2021
Due to response volume paired with limited funds, the Critical Occupations Free Tuition Program awarding is paused for Vermont Tech, Castleton University, and Northern Vermont University, with the exception of our Paramedicine Certificate. Students admitted prior to this date are being awarded with existing funds. Your continued […]

Update: July 16, 2021

Due to response volume paired with limited funds, the Critical Occupations Free Tuition Program awarding is paused for Vermont Tech, Castleton University, and Northern Vermont University, with the exception of our Paramedicine Certificate. Students admitted prior to this date are being awarded with existing funds. Your continued interest is encouraged, as we work to secure additional funding. Please stay tuned. The Community College of Vermont is still offering the Critical Occupations Free Tuition Program. Students at all institutions can still take advantage of the opportunities offered with the Green Mountain Grad program, the 802 Opportunity Program, the Welcome Home Scholarship, and the Degree Completion Scholarship.

State Funded Scholarships

This scholarship is designed as free tuition for specific programs identified as “Critical Occupations” by the Vermont State Legislature. The list includes programs on the McClure Foundation’s “Best Bet” list and others identified as essential to the state’s future workforce needs. For Vermont Tech, the list of covered programs includes:

In addition, programs offered by Continuing Education and Workforce Development are included in this scholarship initiative for the Electrical and Plumbing Apprenticeships.

This scholarship is part of the state-funded Critical Occupations Scholarships and covers last-dollar tuition, meaning any remaining tuition owed after institutional, state and federal gift aid is applied. Combined aid may not exceed the student’s total cost of tuition, fees, institutional room and board (or budgeted living allowance if living off campus), and an allowance for books.

Degree Completion Scholarship

This scholarship is designed for Vermonters who have a gap in attendance of at least two years, and those with at least 40 existing college credits. This scholarship is for up to 30 credits in the 2021-2022 academic year for all undergraduate degree and certificate programs. Students who wish to […]

This scholarship is designed for Vermonters who have a gap in attendance of at least two years, and those with at least 40 existing college credits. This scholarship is for up to 30 credits in the 2021-2022 academic year for all undergraduate degree and certificate programs. Students who wish to take less than 30 credits are also eligible.

This scholarship is part of the state-funded Critical Occupations Scholarships and covers last-dollar tuition, meaning any remaining tuition owed after institutional, state and federal gift aid is applied. Combined aid may not exceed the student’s total cost of tuition, fees, institutional room and board (or budgeted living allowance if living off campus), and an allowance for books.

Welcome Home / Transfer Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to support Vermonters transferring to Vermont Tech from an out-of-state institution, or those returning to Vermont Tech after exiting the college in 2020-2021. This program’s mission is to help students come “home” to Vermont or to complete their degree if they left college without finishing it […]

This scholarship is designed to support Vermonters transferring to Vermont Tech from an out-of-state institution, or those returning to Vermont Tech after exiting the college in 2020-2021. This program’s mission is to help students come “home” to Vermont or to complete their degree if they left college without finishing it in the last year. This scholarship is for the 2021-2022 academic year for all undergraduate degree and certificate programs.

This scholarship is part of the state-funded Critical Occupations Scholarships and is applied after institutional, state and federal gift aid is applied. Combined aid may not exceed the student’s total cost of tuition, fees, institutional room and board (or budgeted living allowance if living off campus), and an allowance for books.

Best Bet Scholarship

The J. Warren & Lois McClure Foundation has identified “best bet” career training programs for Vermonters in 2021 that lead to a recognized credential and a great shot at attaining a promising job within 18 months.
Additional scholarships for these “best bet” programs are available through the Curtis Fund, administered by […]

The J. Warren & Lois McClure Foundation has identified “best bet” career training programs for Vermonters in 2021 that lead to a recognized credential and a great shot at attaining a promising job within 18 months.

Additional scholarships for these “best bet” programs are available through the Curtis Fund, administered by the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation. To learn more about VSAC-connected scholarships, call (877) 961-4369 to connect with an education outreach counselor.

Students will be considered as part of their application review.

SME Education Foundation

The SME Education Foundation annually awards millions of dollars in scholarships to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students pursuing two-year, four-year or advanced degrees in manufacturing or engineering.  One application gives graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students access to nearly 60 different scholarships.

The SME Education Foundation annually awards millions of dollars in scholarships to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students pursuing two-year, four-year or advanced degrees in manufacturing or engineering.  One application gives graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students access to nearly 60 different scholarships.