Merck Animal Health

Veterinary Student Scholarship Program


Merck Animal Health and the AVMF are dedicated to preserving and improving the health and well-being of animals as well as honoring exceptional veterinary students.  Merck Animal Health is proud to show its dedication to veterinary students by providing $5000 scholarships to second and third year veterinary students. Students attending international schools with 5 and 6-year programs should contact their administrative office to determine the school's eligibility requirement.

Merck’s partnership with the AVMF aligns with the AVMF’s strategic initiative of supporting the enhancement of students of veterinary medicine.  To ensure the excellence of veterinary medicine in the future, the AVMF and Merck believe in, and support, the quality of education and training of future veterinarians.

Applications are currently being accepted for the Merck Scholarships. The deadline to apply is midnight (Central time) on December 31, 2014.

Students attending the following schools may apply for the Merck scholarship program:

Eligible schools:

United States
All 28 AVMA Accredited Veterinary Colleges in the United States

Latin America
National Autonomous University of Mexico
University of Sao Paulo Brazil

Southeast Asia
University of the Philippines Los Banos
Chula Longkorn University, Thailand
Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh
Bangladesh Agricultural University

University of Calgary
University of Guelph
University of Prince Edward Island
University of Montreal
University of Saskatchewan

Ross University
St. George's University