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.
Washington Thoroughbred Scholarship
Sponsor: The Race for Education
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 27, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a college or university in Washington state, pursuing a career in pre-veterinary medicine (equine emphasis), equine science, racetrack management, equine business or pasture management.
Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program
Sponsor: American Indian Graduate Center
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a full-time accredited college or university in the United State who are enrolled or are descendants of a federally-recognized American Indian tribe. Applicant must be pursuing a Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or Veterinary Technology (Associates of Applied Science Degree) and maintain a B average.
Sponsor: AABP Foundation
Closing Date: June 7, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to AABP members who are enrolled in college/school of veterinary medicine accredited by AVMA Council on Education in their third year (will graduate in 2019). Applicant must intend to engage in bovine veterinary medicine in the United States or Canada after graduation.
Simply Pets Scholarship
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be enrolled during the Fall 2018 term and will be majoring in a field related to veterinary sciences, animal sciences, or biology.
Dr. Joseph and Sonya Landholm Scholarship
Sponsor: Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA)
Amount: Up to $4,500
Closing Date: September 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to veterinary students originally from Nebraska or who are Nebraska licensed practitioners who are NVMA members.
Minority Students in Veterinary Medicine Scholarship
Sponsor: 365 Pet Insurance
Closing Date: December 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled or accepted to a veterinary school in the United States for Spring 2019 or Fall 2019. Applicant must be of Hispanic, African-American, Native American, Pacific Islander, or other minority designation.