AVMA/AVMF 2nd Opportunity Summer Research Stipend

The AVMA/AVMF 2nd Opportunity Summer Research Stipend is intended to provide support for currently enrolled veterinary students who have previously conducted a summer research project and are seeking to gain a second summer of research experience.

Each of the five recipients will receive a $6,500 research stipend plus $1,000 to supplement travel expenses to the Veterinary Scholars Symposium.
Eligibility
  • Must have previously conducted a summer research project and are seeking to gain a second summer of research experience.
  • Ideally, student applicants would be continuing their prior research project but that is not an absolute requirement.
  • Abstract of their results for presentation at the Veterinary Scholars Symposium required.
  • Limited to one per school, and a maximum of five total research stipends will be awarded in 2024.
Timeline
  • Applications accepted October 9, 2023 – January 11, 2024
  • Each school may forward one applicant for consideration for this program by Thursday, January 25, 2024
  • Applicants will be notified of acceptance by Wednesday, March 6, 2024

How to apply