Three completed online recommendation forms (share this link with those you ask to recommend you), from the following, must accompany the completed application:
A non-related Nebraska Veterinarian for whom the applicant has worked.
A non-related Faculty member or advisor at the Veterinary school the applicant is attending.
A non-related personal reference.
A written statement from the Dean of the veterinary school the applicant is attending, indicating the student's satisfactory academic standing, should accompany the completed application.
Such additional information that the applicant desires to submit to the NVMA Student Scholarship Committee to bring to their attention any unusual circumstances or burdens faced by the applicant. Such information shall be in narrative form, directed to the Committee, and not more than one typewritten 8 ½ X 11 page, detailing the facts or circumstances to be considered.
Completed applications and supporting documents must be sent by U.S. mail and postmarked no later than October 15th of each year.
METHOD OF SELECTION:
Selection to be made by the NVMA Student Scholarship Committee with consideration given to financial need, academics, and extra-curricular activities.
Scholarship winners to be selected by the Scholarship Committee.
Notification of winners will be sent out in November.
ALLOCATION OF FUNDS:
Normally all scholarship grants to be given once a year.
Each scholarship grant will be a minimum of $250.00.
Scholarship grants will be based on available funds and the decision of the Committee.
Scholarship money to be made payable to the University and student and sent directly to the University for distribution.
Scholarship money is to be sent to the corresponding veterinary school in January.