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Transfer Scholarships for Vermonters

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Northern Vermont University will join with Castleton University and Vermont Technical College to become Vermont State University on July 1, 2023. Learn more and apply for fall 2023.

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Northern Vermont University offers a full-tuition scholarship for Vermont students who are enrolled full-time (12 credits or more) and have demonstrated high academic achievement.

NVU Valedictorian and Salutatorian Scholarships

Hard work and academic excellence earned you the highest honors in your high school. Now you can climb to new heights at NVU with a full-tuition scholarship. Vermonters who rank first or second in their high school class are eligible for free tuition to Northern Vermont University. These scholarship awards are renewable annually, for up to four years, for students who achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Vermont Valedictorian 100% tuition scholarship
Vermont Salutatorian 100% tuition scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Valedictorian and Salutatorian scholarships may not be combined with any other program or discount.
  • Determination of Valedictorian/Salutatorian will be based on the graduating school’s standard practice and receipt of spring semester grades consistent with historical academic performance.

NVU Futures Scholarship Fall 2022-2023

The NVU Futures Scholarship awards financial support to students based on their GPA and is renewable annually. Look to terms and conditions for more information.