2019 K9 Carts Social Influencer Micro-Scholarship Program
- 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.
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.
Online Application Available
About K9 Carts
Each K9 Cart combines 51 years of experience within the Veterinary Field to give our clients the only fully adjustable, convertible dog wheelchair designed by professionals in pet mobility. Every K9 Cart is custom built in the USA, Guaranteed to fit, and ships the same day. Our unique design built into every dog wheelchair allows each cart to convert between multiple support options. K9 Carts is proud to offer a complete product line of mobility and health care options for your disabled pet as well.