FINANCING YOUR VETERINARY MEDICAL EDUCATION

Current Grants:

MARCH DEADLINES

March 9th- Veterinary Business Management Association
Have in innovative side on top of your veterinary smarts? Join this 12 week summer program working with startups, businesses, and clinics! More info here.

March 15th- NAVLE Study Package Scholarship

Win a study package to help you prepare to take the NAVLE!
Apply here.

March 15th- ​Underserved Area Grant

​The SAVMA Public Health and Community Outreach Committee is offering grants to fund externships in underserved areas, such as RAVS trips. Stipends may be used to reimburse for to travel, housing, and supplies.
​ ​You can access the application form here.

APRIL DEADLINES

April 20th- 2018 AVMA Convention Travel Grant

Interested in attending the AVMA convention in Denver, Colorado? Apply to win $250 so you can go and work on your professional development and networking while participating in cool activities! Application here!

April 30th – Disaster Preparedness Grant

The SAVMA Public Health and Community Outreach Committee is offering ​two $1000 grants and one $500​ grant to individuals or clubs to fund a wet lab, lecture, or event that focuses on disaster preparedness!

​Find more info at this link!

JUNE DEADLINES

June 1st- Spring Interschool Collaboration Grant

Have an idea for your diversity-based chapter to collaborate with that of another school to create an event surrounding diversity and inclusion? SAVMA’s Integrative Communication and Diversity Committee could award Cornell and our partner school $1000 or $500 each! Application here!

MAY DEADLINES

May 15th- SAVMA’s Animal Welfare/Human-Animal Bond Grant
Are you a SAVMA member that ​has attended a convention, conference, or educational trip related to animal welfare and/or the human-animal bond in the past 12 months?​
​You could be reimbursed $1000 for international travel or $500 for domestic travel!​ Application can be found here.

​May 31st- ​Government and Policy Travel Grant

SAVMA’s Governmental Affairs Committee ​is offer​ing​ 6 grants to assist with the cost of attending government focused conferences, externships, or other unique experiences related to policy. Click here to apply!
See the SAVMA website for more info regarding rolling grants including:
  • Cultural and Diversity Awareness Grant
  • Diversity and Communication Travel Grant
  • Wellness Support Fund

Ongoing Grants/ Scholarships!

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!