Harold Wetterberg Foundation Scholarship

“This scholarship will alleviate my financial stress as an out-of-state student and provide me the opportunity to pursue additional educational opportunities during my clinical rotations and beyond.” — Hannah Flamme


The American Veterinary Medical Foundation partners with the Harold Wetterberg Foundation to award scholarships to current or former residents of New Jersey who are pursuing a career in veterinary medicine.

Eligibility requirements
  • A current or former resident of New Jersey who is enrolled in the second or third year of the professional DVM curriculum during the 2024 academic year
  • Graduation from a New Jersey High School
  • 3.0 GPA or higher at veterinary school and undergraduate school
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • NOTE: Graduation or attendance at a New Jersey College is preferred, but not required.

For full details, download the scholarship guidelines and eligibility PDF


The application cycle for this scholarship is now closed. Check back here or watch the AVMF Facebook page for more information.

  • Applications reviewed: March/April – July
  • Award notification and check disbursement: Early Fall semester