RKT Publishing/Empathy for Animals (EFA) Scholarship Award for Veterinary Students

This is a new scholarship that will be awarded annually in the amount of $500 to undergraduate students enrolled in veterinary or animal science studies, who are in good academic standing and have demonstrated a passion for animal advocacy and fighting animal cruelty. Applicants in good academic standing, with extracurricular community experience or demonstrated passion for animal advocacy and an interest in working to fight animal cruelty. We're looking for applicants with an educational and personal history of working to educate the public about the mistreatment of animals in today's society and a commitment to reshaping the treatment of animals in local communities across the nation. To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria: 1. Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in an accredited pre-veterinary or animal sciences undergraduate program in the United States 2. Minimum GPA of 3.0 3. Proven history of advocacy for animals 4. Demonstrated community involvement 5. Demonstrated financial need Submit the following: 1. Full name 2. Email address 3. Phone number 4. Name of current college or university 5. Current GPA 6. Expected graduation date 7. Current course of study Along with all the information listed above, please submit a 1-2 page essay that explains the following: 1. Why you’ve chosen to pursue a career in veterinary medicine, animal research or your related area 2. What your specific community involvements are or have been with advocating animal empathy and fighting animal cruelty 3. How you intend to use this award Send submissions to efascholarship@petlifetoday.com no later than December 31, 2017. The scholarship recipient will be announced on January 31, 2018.

Award Information

Award Amount
Number of Awards
Application Deadline
December 31
Available to Class Level
None specified
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Animal/Veterinary Sciences
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

RKT Publishing
PO Box 1095
City, State, Zip
East Dennis, MA , 02641
Not reported

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