FINANCING YOUR VETERINARY MEDICAL EDUCATION

Current Grants:

Ongoing Grants/ Scholarships!

EVENTS

Keep an eye out for any future events!

JUNE DEADLINES

June 12th – AVMA Convention 2019
AVMA Convention 2019 will be held in Washington, D.C. from August 2-6. You can still get free registration as a veterinary student if you register  by June 12th! There’s no shortage of exciting things to do and see—from acclaimed museums and cultural experiences to trendy nightlife and restaurant options. Start planning your trip today!

June 30th – Wellness Support Fund
The SAVMA Wellness Committee is offering funding to veterinary students and veterinary school organizations that wish to promote physical, mental, and emotional health at their college of veterinary medicine. SAVMA will award up to $2,500.00USD each cycle to student applicants demonstrating the need for assistance with a project, lecture, or event(s) that will foster physical or mental wellness in their respective college, on an as needed basis. Apply here today!

SEPTEMBER DEADLINES

September 13th  – The Vet Gazette Submissions
The Vet Gazette, a publication of SAVMA, is now accepting your submissions for Volume 54, Issue 4! Send them your cute pet pictures, enlightening thoughts, fun externship experiences, interesting research projects and photography. Submissions give you the chance to win prize money! Check out the categories and submission instructions here.

September 15th  – Diversity and Communications Development Travel Grant

SAVMA’s Integrative Communications and Diversity Committee is awarding up to five $200 grants to students who wish to attend events focused on diversity and communications. Examples of conventions, symposiums or other approved meetings include: SAVMA Symposium, AVMA Convention, and Iverson Bell Symposium. Apply here!

September 30th  – One Health Grand Challenge
SAVMA’s Public Health and Community Outreach Committee is hosting the One Health Grand Challenge which is an opportunity for students to develop a meaningful and sustainable One Health Project. They will be awarding three $1700 grants! For more information and to apply, please contact Mary Ward via email at savma.phcoc@gmail.com

See below for more info regarding rolling grants including:

  • Diversity and Communication Travel Grant- $200

SAVMA TRAVEL FUND

Information available on the Travel Fund page

Extracurricular Funding Grant:

The Extracurricular Funding Grant is for veterinary student organizations to provide funding for wet labs or lectures supplementing their college’s curriculum.​

  • There are FOUR awards at $200​ each
  • Application is here
  • Deadline is past… try again next year!

 

NAVLE Study Package Scholarship

NAVLE Digital Study Package Scholarship. Even if you have already purchased a NAVLE study package you can be reimbursed up to $300!

  • Four $300 Scholarships available!
  • Info and App HERE
  • Deadline is past… try again next year!

AVMA Convention Travel Grant:
Looking for something to do this summer? Check out some AWESOME lectures the AVMA Convention! These grants are designed to provide students with the opportunity to attend the annual AVMA Convention. 
  • The 2017 AVMA Convention will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana, from July 21-25th.  Students are invited to attend and participate in networking events and educational lectures/workshops (http://www.avmaconvention.org/)
  • As a SAVMA member, the >$500 registration fee is waived for you, and attendance is FREE.
  • Four awards of $250 each are offered by the Educational and Professional Development Committee to help offset travel costs and are available to all SAVMA members.
  • Click these links for MORE INFO and the APPLICATION
  • Deadline is past, try again next year!