Veterinary Scholarships

For some students, their love of animals has crossed into their educational career. The follow scholarships are open to pre-vet and veterinary medicine students.

4-H Youth In Action Awards
Sponsor: 4-H
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: October 21, 2019
Description: Award is open to 4-H members/recent alums who are between the ages of 16 and 19 years of age.

C. Lamar Meek Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Louisiana Mosquito Control Association
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: November 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an accredited college or university in the state of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma or Texas who have undertaken an investigation/research/outreach project in the area of medical and veterinary entomology.

Healthy Paws Scholarships
Sponsor: Healthy Paws Pet Insurance
Amount: $1,000
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.

National DHIA Scholarship for Veterinary Students
Sponsor: National DHIA
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: November 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a college of veterinary medicine in the United States which is accredited by the AVMA Council on Education. Applicant must be in their third or fourth year of the program and must have a declared a track or emphasis area.

AQHA Scholarships
Sponsor: American Quarter Horse Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: December 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are AQHA members. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships open to students studying veterinary medicine.

Dr. Joseph and Sonya Landholm Scholarship
Sponsor: Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA)
Amount: $4,500
Closing Date: January 1, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to veterinary students originally from Nebraska or from Nebraska licensed practitioners who are NVMA members.

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