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Student Scholarship Program and Application

2021 APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION
OF FISH VETERINARIANS

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

 

Eligibility for Scholarships:

  • AAFV Student Member, including those enrolled in graduate school, internships and residencies
  • AAFV Member not more than 1 year after graduation
  • Previous recipients are not eligible
  • Recipients must also submit a written report about their experience to the AAFV Student Scholarship Committee within one month of completion of their experience.

 

A Complete Application Consists of:

  1. A completed scholarship application form
  2. Resume/curriculum vitae
  3. Two references, preferably from faculty, submitted directly from the reference to Dr. Lester Khoo at khoo@cvm.msstate.edu
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Selection Criteria Includes:

  1. Involvement in fish related activities within and outside of veterinary school
  2. Value of proposed activity to increase participant’s experience and awareness in fish medicine
  3. Demonstrated potential for future contributions in fish and aquatic veterinary medicine
  4. References’ evaluation of personal character, reliability and dedication to the field
  5. Demonstrated need for financial support


Deadlines and Submission:

The Scholarship Committee will make an effort to evaluate all applications in four to six weeks after the closing date. All application materials must be submitted to Dr. Lester Khoo at khoo@cvm.msstate.edu by this date. Only complete applications received by the deadline will be considered.

 

 

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