VCGE Scholarships

VCGE 2017 Scholarship Opportunities:
Any available scholarships for 2017 will be announced on this webpage as they become available.

VCGE was proud to present (3) students with scholarships totaling $1000 to attend the Talent Development Institute during the summer of 2016. Congratulations students!

VCGE 2016 Scholarship Opportunities:
The Vermont Council for Gifted Education (VCGE) is proud to offer the following student, parent, and educator scholarships:
1. Student Scholarship(s): Up to $1000 will be offered to a student or students wishing to attend a gifted program, camp, or school during the summer of 2016.
2. Parent Scholarship(s): Up to $1000 will be awarded to a parent or parents wishing to attend the SENG or NAGC annual conferences.
3. Educator Scholarship(s): Up to $1000 will be awarded to an educator or educators wishing to attend the SENG, NAGC, or UCONN Confratute annual conferences.

For more information about the SENG, NAGC, or UCONN Confratute annual conferences please visit the following websites:
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)
University of Connecticut Confratute (UCONN Confratute)

Awards are not intended to cover the entire cost of the program/conference. 

To apply for a scholarship, email with the following information:
1. Contact Information (name, address, email, phone)
2. Letter of intent written by the applicant describing how the program/conference will benefit him or her
3. Statement of need for financial assistance. Include amount requested as well as a copy of the first page of your most recent Tax Return.

Awards will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Once funds are exhausted, assistance is no longer available. Applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2016. Applicants are encouraged to apply early. A committee of VCGE Officer & Board members will review applications and award scholarship amounts based on total number of applicants as well as applicant’s interest, passion, and need.

Please contact with any questions.