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.


Free Scholarship Search:

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.


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 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.



Addison County Farm Bureau Scholarship:  Addison County Farm Bureau encourages postsecondary education of potential spokespersons for food and fiber production in Addison County and beyond. ACFB supports students who recognize the importance of maintaining Vermont’s rural character and economic viability. Students must exhibit a desire to enhance our Natural Resource based industries including horticulture, forestry, aquaculture, and production agriculture through communications and education of the non agricultural community. To be eligible to receive this scholarship the applicant must:  be a high school senior planning to attend college, be an Addison County Resident, and exhibit academic worthiness.  The Award amount will be $500. The amount will be payable and sent directly to the recipient upon notification to the committee that they are continuing their second semester. Application is available in the School Counseling Office.  Application deadline:  Completed application must be received by June 1, 2021. 


Red Sox Foundation Scholarship:  This initiative rewards graduating high school seniors across New England who are making a meaningful impact through service in their local communities by awarding them a $1,000 college scholarship.  We are beyond excited to bring this initiative back after the challenging year we faced with the COVID-19 pandemic. We know that students all over the country had a difficult year academically, socially and civically. Though there were many obstacles, we also know that many young people maintained their commitment to giving back. We want to recognize and reward those high school seniors who stepped up to serve their community to be a source of positivity during this unprecedented year.   We are now accepting Red Sox Service Scholarship applications from graduating high school seniors who will be attending a 2- or 4-year institution in the fall of 2021.  We will award 100 applicants with a $1,000 post-secondary scholarship, with winners being notified by Monday, July 12. Scholarship recipients will also be given the opportunity to attend the Red Sox v. Blue Jays game on Wednesday, July 28 to be recognized during a pre-game, on-field ceremony!

For more information and to apply visit   Application deadline is June 25.  (posted 5/25/21)


Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program: Receive up to $2,500.00 to pursue career and technical education.  500 scholarships will be awarded.  To be eligible:  applicant must graduate in 2021, be enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program in Fall 2021, demonstrate financial need.  To apply online (only) and for more information click here.  Application deadline is  June 30, 2021. (posted 6/1/21)


“Choose Vermont Scholarship”: The Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development, VSAC, the Association of Vermont Independent Colleges, and 14 Vermont Colleges (including UVM) have announced the third annual “Choose Vermont Scholarship” Program, which will award $70,000 in scholarship money to students who commit to attend a Vermont school. Details and registration information can be found at deadline is June 30, 2021. (posted 5/12/21)


Drive for Excellence:  Qualifying students (current Juniors and Seniors who are at least 16 years old prior to 7/15/21) have the chance to win a new car or one of three $1,000 scholarships. Important information regarding this opportunity can be found here including deadline dates and instructions. (posted 3/30/21)


WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Awareness Scholarship: The WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Awareness Scholarship exists to support the dreams and aspirations of LGBTQ+ youth across the country. The scholarship is open to students who identify as a member of this community. This is a $500 scholarship.  For more information and to apply, click here.  Application deadline:  July 1, 2021.


First-Generation College Students Scholarship:  This $500 scholarship is for a high school senior who is a first-generation college student.  All GPAs and majors are encouraged to apply.  Application is hereApplication deadline is 8/1/2021. (posted 4/30/21)


WiseGeek Disability Scholarship: The WiseGeek Disability Scholarship is a $500 scholarship supporting students with mental or physical challenges. To support those with disabilities, the WiseGeek Disability Scholarship will be awarded to one student at any grade level or field of study who has a disability and large ambitions for their life. For more information and to apply, click here. Application deadline:  August 2, 2021.