Dean’s Scholarship Awards

Awarded based on demonstrated financial need. Following the first year of law school, students ranking in the top 20 percent of the class with demonstrated financial need may qualify for supplemental scholarship support through Dean’s Scholarship Awards. Funding from this fund is used to supplement existing VLS scholarship awards to bring the scholarship funding up to the following levels:

Class Ranking% of Tuition Funded by Institutional Scholarship
15-20%1/8 tuition
10-15%1/4 tuition
5-10%3/8 tuition
Top 5%1/2 tuition

Environmental Law Center International Scholarship

The ELC International Scholarship is awarded to one or more international LLM candidates each year. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide international students who are not eligible for financial aid in the United States the opportunity to study environmental law at Vermont Law School.

Application Process Applicants for the ELC International Scholarship must submit a letter describing their qualifications, experience, and need. This letter is due along with the completed application to the LLM degree program on March 1st. Applicants will be notified in early April whether they have been awarded the fellowship and the amount of the award.