Do you love animals? You might have a favorite pet or maybe you’re doing even more to protect animals. There are scholarships available for animal lovers. If your love of animals is taking you to veterinary school, there are veterinary scholarships available too.
Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship
Sponsor: Pets Lifestyle and You (P.L.A.Y.) Inc.
Closing Date: February 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who are enrolled as full-time high school seniors. Applicant must submit 2-3 photos of their volunteer efforts to help animals in need and an essay that explains how their involvement has changed their lives or shaped their perception on the importance of animal welfare.
Sponsor: United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Applicant must be an active Pony Club member who is currently enrolled in (or been accepted to) an institution of higher education. Multiple scholarships opportunities available.
Arabian Horse Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Arabian Horse Foundation
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students who are youth members of Arabian Horse Foundation. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic ability, leadership, and equine involvement.
Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Sponsor: Barron Prize
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Award is open to students between the ages of eight and 18 years of age who are permanent residents of and currently residing in the U.S. or Canada. Applicant must be currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months.
A Voice for Animals Contest
Sponsor: Humane Education Network
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: April 30, 2019
Description: Contest is open to students between the ages of 14 and 18 years of age. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to animals.
Double D. Trailers Scholarship
Sponsor: Double D. Trailers
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in high school, college or university within the United States who are following a curriculum path leading to a Bachelor’s Degree. Applicant must demonstrate an interest in horses either through ownership or involvement in equine organizations and activities.
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who are graduating high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to technology.
A Voice For Cats Essay Contest Scholarship
Sponsor: All About Cats
Closing Date: June 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are cat lovers. Applicant must submit an essay on any topic related to cats.