Enter the Contest
Three divisions of the contest are offered: veterinary, undergraduate, and graduate students. Entry forms for the divisions are below and must be received by the extended deadline of October 23, 2017 for the November 18-19, 2017 contest.
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|Travel and Accommodations|
Veterinary students enrolled in an AVMA Council on Education-accredited institution are eligible to compete in the contest. To encourage participation in the and to assist in removing related financial impediments, the AVMA offers up to 25 travel grants (maximum of $400/student and a maximum of 4 grants awarded per accredited school) for interested veterinary students. An application form for these travel grants is below. For more information about the veterinary division please contact Dr. Cia Johnson at 847-285-6696 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undergraduates enrolled in an accredited institution (including Community Colleges and Junior Colleges) offering a curriculum in animal sciences, zoology or other animal-focused studies students are eligible for participation in the undergraduate division. Graduate students enrolled in an accredited institution offering advanced degrees in animal sciences, zoology or other animal-focused studies are eligible for participation in the graduate division. For more information about the undergraduate/graduate divisions please contact Dr. Cia Johnson at (847) 285-6696 or at email@example.com.
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AVMA Member Veterinarians
A limited number of AVMA members will have the opportunity to take part in the event as non-competitive participants. Up to five AVMA members will be selected to participate and to receive awards of $1,000 toward travel costs, thanks to funding provided by Merck. If you're interested in being one of those five members, please complete the member application form below and return it no later than Sept. 25 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Selected participants will be notified by Oct. 9.
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