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NWPVMA Equine Symposium Scholarship

The Northwest Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association Equine Symposium and AAEP Foundation are dedicated to preserving and improving the health and well-being of equines as well as honoring exceptional veterinary students dedicated to equine practice. Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence, leadership and a commitment to equine veterinary medicine. Applicants must also have the support of AAEP members and their clinical instructors.

Award: One (1) scholarship of $4,000 will be awarded in 2018. Selected recipient who attends the AAEP Annual Convention and is present for the award presentation also will receive a $300 travel stipend, a complimentary convention registration and one ticket to a selected special event.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • National AAEP Student Member and active within their school’s AAEP chapter
  • Currently enrolled and in good standing at an AVMA-accredited school of veterinary medicine in the United States, Canada, Caribbean, and Europe with an active AAEP Student Chapter (Full, Full Affiliate, or Provisional)
  • Apply during your fourth year of veterinary school
  • To be considered for this scholarship, you must register on VetVance, a FREE resource dedicated to helping young veterinarians launch their careers. If you have not already registered to be a member of the VetVance community, please visit online here.

Apply:  To apply, click here.  Applications must be received by January 15, 2018. 

Note: If you already applied for Zoetis scholarship you will automatically be considered for this award.  You do not need to complete a separate NWPVMA Equine Symposium Scholarship application.