Applications will be accepted from graduate Veterinarians with two or more years of clinical practice experience. Applicants must either be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an approved Masters and/or PhD degree program. Preference will be given to veterinarians practicing or having practiced in Nebraska, members of the NVMA, to veterinary graduate students enrolling at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and to veterinarians who are graduates of a Nebraska high school.
Scholarship recipients are eligible to receive up to $3,000. The funds will be awarded as follows: $1,000 upon approval of the application, $1,000 upon graduation, and $1,000 upon presentation of graduate program results at a recognized professional state, regional, or national veterinary program.
The board of directors meets in January and September of each year. Applications received by January 1 or September 1 will be reviewed at the board meeting. Scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of the board as funds are available. Applications may be submitted online or downloaded, printed and mailed directly to the Foundation office, PO Box 296, Alliance, Nebraska 69301.