AAAP Foundation/Cobb Scholarship

The AAAP Foundation/Cobb Scholarship awards one $5,000 scholarship to a 3rd or 4th year veterinary student interested in poultry medicine, currently enrolled and in good standing at an AVMA accredited and recognized school of veterinary medicine. The deadline for applications is November 1, and recipients will be notified by January 31.

 

Description

One $5,000 scholarship is presented to a 3rd or 4th year veterinary student interested in poultry medicine, currently enrolled and in good standing at an AVMA accredited and recognized school of veterinary medicine.

 

Assessment

Scholarships are awarded based on assessment of the following credentials.

1. Applicant’s academic record as provided by an official transcript from their academic institution.
2. Letters of recommendation provided by two people who are knowledgeable about the applicant and his or her career goals; submitted by the writer and separate from the application.
3. The applicant’s experience related to poultry health and well-being and/or poultry food safety.
4. A brief essay (500 words or less) describing career goals.

 

Scholarships Details

Timeline:
• Application Deadline – November 1
• Scholarship Notification – January 31

 

2019 Award Winners

Vincent Tavella Virginia Maryland College

 

2018 Award Winners

Randi Clark Mississippi State University

 

2017 Award Winners

Kay Burden University of Georgia