Merck Animal Health Awards $270,000 in Scholarships to More Than 50 Veterinary Students Around the World

Merck Animal Health Awards $270,000 in Scholarships to More Than 50 Veterinary Students Around the World

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Madeline Hileman, University of Illinois
Shahadat Hossain, Bangladesh Agricultural University
Sara Jastrebski, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Jimmerson, Texas A&M University
Humaun Kaber, Bangladesh Agricultural University
Greena Kim, University of Georgia
Kendall Leet-Otley, Tufts University
Dena Letot, Michigan State University
Hidayah Martinez-Jaka, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Razyeeh Mazaheri, University of Illinois
Rachel McKay, University of California - Davis
Caitlyn Mullins, North Carolina State University
Shabikun Nahar, Bangladesh Agricultural University
Macon Overcast, The Ohio State University
Annabella Palopoli, Tufts University
Emily Rawlings, University of California - Davis
Haley Ream, University of Illinois
Sirajul Islam Sagar, Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University
Danielle Scott, Colorado State University
Maegha Singh, University of California - Davis
Lindsay Smith, Tufts University
Tetyana Sofiychuk, Purdue University
Jacqueline Tung, Western University - California
May Wang, St. George's University
Elisabeth Wise, North Carolina State University


About Merck Animal Health

For more than a century, Merck, a leading global biopharmaceutical company, has been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world’s most challenging diseases. Merck Animal Health, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA, is the global animal health business unit of Merck. Through its commitment to the Science of Healthier Animals®, Merck Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments one of the widest range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services as well as an extensive suite of digitally connected identification, traceability and monitoring products. Merck Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals and the people who care for them. It invests extensively in dynamic and comprehensive R&D resources and a modern, global supply chain. Merck Animal Health is present in more than 50 countries, while its products are available in some 150 markets. For more information, visit or connect with us on LinkedInFacebook, and Twitter at @MerckAH.

About the American Veterinary Medical Foundation

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), one of the oldest and largest veterinary medical organizations in the world. More than 95,000 member veterinarians worldwide are engaged in a wide variety of professional activities. For more than 55 years, the foundation has been helping veterinarians help animals with support for education, advocacy, service, and research programs and activities. Visit for more information.

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