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ZOETIS/AAEP VETERINARY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

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Overview

The annual Zoetis/American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation scholarship is designed to recognize graduating veterinary students dedicated to equine medicine for their academic excellence, leadership in their school and chapter, and their long-term goals. These $4000 awards are made available through a generous partnership with College of Veterinary Medicine teaching hospitals. Clinicians accessing the Zoetis portfolio of animal health products to care for their patients are helping to build scholarship funding from Zoetis with 50% of the costs returned to programs that fund this scholarship and others.

Scholarship Criteria

In addition to academic excellence, applicants are evaluated on essays outlining their leadership aptitude, involvement in activities benefitting the health and welfare of horses, and long-term goals. Applicants must be a current AAEP national student member and a registered member of VetVance®.

Recipient Award

Recipients of the Zoetis/AAEP Foundation Scholarship will each be awarded a $4000 scholarship. .

Student Criteria

  • Must be a registered VetVance member (if you’re not a member you can register here. If you have a VetVance account, pleasesign in)
  • Must be a current AAEP national student member (If you’re not a member, you can register here)
  • Must be a 4th-year veterinary student (or in your clinical cycle for schools in the Caribbean)
  • Must be a US citizen

Application Requirements and Deadline

The application period opens on March 7th and closes on April 15th. All applications—including a college of veterinary medicine transcript and letter of internship placement (optional)—must be fully submitted by April 15th to qualify.