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.
Healthy Paws Scholarships
Sponsor: Healthy Paws Pet Insurance
Closing Date: November 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students actively enrolled in an accredited academic institution within the United States who have volunteered with an animal-related charity in the past year. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to their work volunteering with or advocating on behalf of animals. In addition to the general scholarship for pet lovers, there is a scholarship specifically for students enrolled in a veterinary medicine program.
Bird Dog Foundation College Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: The Bird Dog Foundation, inc.
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are preparing to enter freshman year of college or university. Applicant must reside in Tennessee, Mississippi, or Arkansas and applicant must be a U.S. Citizen.
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
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 pets.