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Act 154 Vermont Independent Colleges COVID-19 Impact Grant


Act 154 of 2020 provides Coronavirus Relief Funds to various entities in Vermont for necessary expenses incurred due to, or as a result of, the COVID-19 public health emergency. The Act 154 Vermont Independent Colleges (VIC) COVID-19 Impact Grant covers COVID-19-related losses or expenditures previously incurred or expected to be incurred during the March 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020 CARES Act timeframe.

Application and Eligibility

The following 11 Vermont Independent Colleges are eligible to apply for Act 154 VIC grant funds: 

  • Bennington College
  • Champlain College
  • Goddard College
  • Landmark College
  • Middlebury College
  • Norwich University
  • Saint Michael’s College
  • School for International Training – Brattleboro
  • Sterling College
  • Vermont College of Fine Arts
  • Vermont Law School

Grant Recipient Instructions

Reimbursement Request Form


If you have questions, please contact the Vermont Department of Taxes by calling (802) 828-6639.