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WALKIN’ PETS VETERINARIAN & REHAB/VET TECH SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility:

  • Must be a doctoral student entering or currently enrolled in veterinary school in 2020.
  • Scholarship applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited veterinary school to be eligible for the Veterinarian Scholarship.

How to Apply:

Please discuss the following set of questions in 1,000 words or less:

  • How have end of life/humane disposition issues been evolving for pets over the past 25 years? What societal factors have influenced how end of life issues for pets have evolved?\
  • What veterinary care and pet product advances have been an influence?
  • How does the high quality of medicine that we can now offer to aging or disabled pets compare to what was available 10 years ago?
  • How have alternatives, such as assistive devices and/or wheelchairs, played a role in the changing landscape of veterinary care?
  • What do you think the most important factors are today in consideration of euthanizing a pet?
  • How do you balance the needs of the pet caretaker and the patient?
  • What do you anticipate will be your greatest challenges and assets in helping pet caretakers to make end-of-life decisions?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Outeraudio’s Love of Audio Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Must be currently enrolled as a undergraduate or postgraduate at accredited University.
  • Must have a major in the following faculties:
    • Engineering
    • Technology
    • Design
    • Medicine
    • Sciences
    • Conservation/ Environmental Studies

How to Apply:

  • Write a 700+ word article covering one of the following topics:
    • How the front-end (functional) design of audio devices have changed over the last decade
    • How the back-end (technical) design of audio devices have changed over the last decade
    • What advances we should expect in audio devices over the next decade
    • How wireless technologies are affecting the use of audio devices
    • How audio devices are used in a growing outdoor lifestyle movement
    • How brands are marketing their audio devices in a crowded marketplace
    • How audio devices are used in medical technology for hearing assistance
  • Make sure to fill out the online application found on the scholarships website.

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Gerald E. Robinson Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Previous or current graduating senior from a Okanogan, Ferry, or Lincoln County high school
  • Enrolled in a qualified Veterinary or Pre-Veterinary program.
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Must show a history of experience with and care of animals.
  • Renewal is possible for recipients; must reapply and compete with new applicants.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by March 1, 2019.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Sheep Heritage Foundation 2018 Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Be a graduate student involved in sheep and/or wool research in such areas as animal science, agriculture economics, or veterinary medicine with proof of graduate school acceptance.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by May 31, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.
  • Submit 2 letters of reference.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Minority Students in Veterinary Medicine Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Students must be of Hispanic, African-American, Native American, Pacific Islander or other minority designation
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a veterinary school in the U.S.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 31, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Submit a 300- to 500-word essay on one of the following topics:
    • What Veterinary Medicine Means to You
    • The Greatest Challenges Facing Animal Health
    • The Role of Nutrition in Animal Health
  • Complete the online application
  • Submit a one-page resume describing animal welfare related activities
  • Provide two letters of reference
  • Provide proof of full-time enrollment in a veterinary medicine program

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Empathy for Animals (EFA) Scholarship Award for Veterinary Students

Eligibility

  • Currently enrolled in good standing in an accredited pre-veterinary or animal sciences undergraduate program in the United States
  • Current overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Proven history of advocacy for animals
  • Demonstrated community involvement
  • Demonstrated financial need

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 31, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Please submit the following:
    • First and Last name
    • Email address
    • Phone number
    • Current college or university you attend
    • Current GPA
    • Expected graduation date
    • Current course of study
  • Applicants must also write a 1-2 page essay that explains:
    • Why you’ve chosen to pursue a career in veterinary medicine, animal research, or your related area
    • What your specific community involvements are or have been with advocating animal empathy and fighting animal cruelty
    • How you intend to use this award
  • Picture of you demonstrating your animal advocacy

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

NSHSS STEM Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Open to students studying in a STEM field, including computer science
  • Underrepresented minority background
  • High School senior
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Demonstrates a desire in any area of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics are eligible

More Details

All applications must be submitted by April 1, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

2019 K9 Carts Social Influencer Micro-Scholarship Program

Eligibility

  • Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.50
  • Eligible Fields of Study: Veterinary Medicine or related field.
  • Eligible Schools: Any accredited university or college in the U.S.
  • Eligible Grades: Students enrolled in a Veterinary Medicine or related program for Fall 2018.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by August 31, 2019.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online short survey.
  • Create a YouTube video highlighting your volunteer work or community service. Illustrate your leadership role and the impact it has on the community you work with. Include how you used your social media platform to reach out to people and make a difference.
  • Answer one of the following essay questions. Essays should be no more than 3 pages.
    • Studies have shown there are countless ways a veterinary practice can benefit from understanding human psychology. Key areas of psychology that directly link to the well-being of pets include proper education for human caregivers on pet health maintenance, managing pet illness, and end-of-life care. As a future veterinarian, how will you incorporate human psychology into your practice? What do you feel will be the biggest challenge when interacting with human caregivers?
    • A recent pattern in the veterinarian industry is the corporate buy-out of individual practices and recruitment to work in corporate veterinary hospitals. As a future veterinarian, what pros and cons do you see emerging in the quality of pet care if individual vet practices continue to get bought-out by veterinarian hospitals? Would you want to work in a corporate-owned animal hospital? Why or why not?

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.