Orange barUVM provides funding for unlimited Yellow Ribbon Scholarships for out-of-state undergraduate students; and on a first-come, first-serve basis, 2 Yellow Ribbon Scholarships for out-of-state graduate students, and 5 Yellow Ribbon Scholarships for Larner College of Medicine students.


Terms and Conditions


Learn more about Yellow Ribbon Scholarship Eligibility and Apply.

Students awarded a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship must provide their Post-9/11 GI Bill certificate of elgibility to the UVM Student Veteran Services in order to verify their eligibility. The certificate of eligibility should be provided as soon as possible but, no later than November 1.

Yellow Ribbon Scholarship Award Value

Learn more about the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship award values.

The total value of Yellow Ribbon Scholarship funds cannot exceed the difference between the student's actual tuition and fees and the amount being paid by the VA under the Post-9/11 GI Bill.

Length of Scholarship

Students awarded the UVM Yellow Ribbon Scholarship will remain eligible, provided they meet the following criteria:

  • Remain enrolled
  • Remain 100% eligible for and continue to receive Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits
  • Renew the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship with SFS annually.

Study Abroad & Summer Session

Yellow Ribbon Scholarship funds are not available for summer session courses or during any semester in which a student studies abroad.