Orange barStudents at UVM are encouraged to seek outside scholarships to help with funding their education. 

Here are outside scholarship resources for Vermont residents, underrepresented students, international students, medical students, and students studying abroad.

Scholarships for Underrepresented Students

UVM's Scholarship Resource Database for students who are underrepresented includes scholarship information for students who identify with the following groups: African American, Asian & Pacific Islander, Students with Disabilities, Latino/a, LGBTQ, Native American, and Women. Learn more.

Scholarship Resources for Vermont Residents

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation

Vermont Society of Engineers (VSE) Scholarship

  • Students must be enrolled in an Engineering curriculum at the University of Vermont, Norwich University or Vermont Technical College.
  • Students must have graduated (or will have graduated) from a Vermont high school and be in good academic standing.
  • VSE Scholars are awarded a scholarship of $2,000 per year.
  • Applications are available in March each year, and must be submitted to the Student Financial Services (SFS) office by April 30th. Selected students are notified in August.
  • Download the VSE Application and Information Release Form (PDF) or pick one up in the office of Student Financial Services.


The Federal Trade Commission asks students and their families to take caution when using seeking outside scholarships through search companies. Unscrupulous companies guarantee that they can get scholarships on behalf of students in exchange for an advance fee. Learn more here.