We are happy to offer two scholarships to our members each year to provide financial aid to aspiring technicians and assist with continuing education costs for Licensed Technicians . Both scholarship recipients are also awarded free attendance to our annual conference and have one year to collect their award.
Deadline for 2023 Scholarship entries is July 1, 2023
Entries can be submitted by emailing your essay to:
The recipient will receive $500 and free registration to the 2023 MAVT Annual Conference.
Entrants must be a first- or second-year student currently enrolled in an accredited Michigan Veterinary Technology Program, and have an active MAVT student membership.
Entrants must submit an essay discussing the importance of veterinary technicians in the field of veterinary medicine and why you chose to pursue this career path . Essay should be a minimum of 500 words. Essays are evaluated on content, grammar, and professionalism. Winner will be chosen by the MAVT Executive Board Members. The board reserves the right to disqualify any essay not meeting these standards.
The recipient will be awarded reimbursement up to $1,000 to attend the veterinary conference of their choice. Eligible expenses include registration, transportation, and lodging. Conference must be RACE approved. The winner will also receive free registration to the 2023 MAVT Annual Conference.
The recipient must be a Licensed Veterinary Technician in the state of Michigan and have an active MAVT membership.
To apply you must submit an essay of 1,000-2,00 words. You may choose the topic of your choice; however, it must serve an educational purpose. The essay needs to include a minimum of two (2) references and two (2) graphics accompanying the article. The article may not have been previously published. Essays are evaluated on content, grammar, and professionalism. Winner will be chosen by the MAVT Executive Board Members. The board reserves the right to disqualify any essay not meeting these standards.
*Executive Board Members are not
eligible for these scholarships.