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Electric Dog Fence DIY Scholarship for Veterinary & Animal Science Students

The goal of this scholarship is to provide a deserving student the opportunity to have some financial relief that will allow him or her to better focus in their studies and be able to better serve humanity, in particular our best friends.

This scholarship offers a great deal of flexibility and is available to all
students regardless of income level.

Two $1000 scholarships are available. Each scholarship will be distributed in two installments of $500 each per criteria below. To be used at the student’s discretion for living expenses, educational expenses or quality of life expenses. 

Award Criteria and Eligibility

  • Be enrolled in one of the following:
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program
  • Undergraduate biology or pre-veterinary studies program, or the equivalent
  • Vocational program or community college working on technical or support degrees associated to the service of animals
  • Graduate program focused on animal assisted therapy
  • Must be enrolled full-time and in good standing at an accredited university
  • Hold a minimum 3.5 grade point average (GPA) or equivalent
  • Submit a 1,000 word essay on Ways to Improve the Quality of Life of Our Canine Companions or What To Do When Your Dog is Lost
  • One of the two awards is open for students outside the United States

DEADLINE: September 1st, 2014

If you have any questions, feel free to contact

To apply, click on the link below and use the online form located on the website. Don't forget to attach your essay!

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