Orange barFellowships, assistantships, and limited service scholarships are offered through the UVM Graduate College or individual graduate programs.


Graduate College

  • University based fellowships, assistantships, traineeships, and other stipend or grant opportunities.
  • For more information, visit the Graduate College website.

Honors College

  • Nationally competitive fellowships which may provide funding for graduate education.
  • For more information, visit the Honors College website.

Robert Noyce Scholarship (Application Required)


  • The Robert Noyce Scholarship for Math and Science Teachers provides scholarships for professionals and those students who already have a Bachelor's degree who are seeking to become a science teacher in a high need school.
  • Recipients must teach two years in a high need school district for each year that scholarship funds are received.
  • Learn more and apply at the Robert Noyce Scholarship website.

AmeriCorps Scholarship (Application Required)

The 19/20 academic year is the final year that UVM will participate in this program.

  • Any student (graduate, undergraduate, or medical) enrolled in a degree program at the University of Vermont who has completed AmeriCorps service in Vermont and has been awarded a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award is eligible to apply.
  • AmeriCorps Scholarships provide a 50% match (up to $10,000) to the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award for one academic year of study.
  • Scholarships are awarded to four recipients each year, on a first-come first-served basis; recipients are notified in August.
  • U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status is required.
  • Apply by submitting a letter of request for consideration with documentation that the AmeriCorps program is completed, as well as a copy of your Segal AmeriCorps Education Award voucher.  Materials may be mailed, faxed or emailed to: UVM Student Financial Services, c/o AmeriCorps Scholarship Coordinator, 85 South Prospect Street, 223 Waterman Building, Burlington, VT 05405; email:; fax: 802-656-4076.

Yellow Ribbon Scholarship - Out-of-State Students Only (Application Required)


Graduate students at UVM are not eligible for general merit scholarship consideration.

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By the Numbers

UVM offers 53 academic programs leading to a master's degree and 25 programs leading to a doctorate.