Guy Pidgeon, DVM, DACVIM designated his Germinder20 Power of Pink Honoree donation to his veterinary school alma mater, Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS). The College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has pledged to contribute to the Campaign for Colorado State University by raising $250 million in private giving by 2020. According to the school, “The magnitude of the school’s goal is matched only by the audacity of our mission: to discover a better tomorrow. Our faculty, staff, students, and alumni are not content with humble goals. They aspire to do nothing less than save lives, cure cancer, eliminate malaria, feed the world, and prepare the next generation of veterinarians, doctors, and scientists. If you are interested in donating to this program, click here.
According to CVMBS, the College offers nearly $1.5 million in scholarships each year, awarding close to 400 scholarships annually to deserving students. Qualifications for applications vary, and the school encourage students to check out which scholarships are available to them.
If you are a veterinary student at CVMBS or are interested in pursuing a career in veterinary medicine, here is some information current as of August, 2018. For the most current information, visit the CVMBS scholarship page.
Outstanding CVMBS students are eligible for a variety of scholarships, some that include membership to professional organizations and societies. These awards can be both merit-based and need-based.
DVM students can apply for program-specific awards that are both CVMBS-based and non-CVMBS based. During the fall semester, currently enrolled eligible DVM students will be notified via email when the CVMBS scholarship application cycle opens.
Outstanding students are eligible for a variety of scholarships. Awards can be both merit and need-based.
There are many scholarship opportunities open to the CSU community as a whole. Check out the Student Financial Services website for more information on how to apply for these awards.
Source: Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences