K9 Carts 2015 Annual Scholarship
Congratulations to Laura Johnson, Our 2015 K9 Carts Veterinary Scholarship Award Winner!
Please check back next spring for the 2016 edition of our annual scholarship.
K9 Carts is dedicated to serving handicapped dogs & cats worldwide and changing the lives for you and your pets through the miracle of mobility. Since the mid-1970s, K9 Carts has been dedicated to serving mobility impaired pets and their owners. Now, we are looking to inspire the next generation of animal lovers by sponsoring a $1000 scholarship for students entering the field of Veterinary Medicine.
Entry Deadline: Monday, August 31, 2015 at Midnight
Recipient will be notified September 15, 2015
Number of Winners: 1
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.50
Eligible Fields of Study: Veterinary Medicine or related field.
Eligible Schools: Any accredited university or college in the U.S.
Eligible Grades: Students enrolled in a Veterinary Medicine or related program for Fall 2015.
Please response to one of the essay questions and email your essay as a PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information on the cover page:
- Year in School
- Email Address
- Phone Number
Please name your file as:
- lastname-firstname-essay1.pdf (for Essay #1)
- lastname-firstname-essay2.pdf (for Essay #2)
Please complete the short survey linked here (survey will NOT be used in selecting a winner, but is required.)
Please answer one of the following essay questions. Essays should be no more than 3 pages.Essay 1
How has technology changed the landscape of veterinary medicine (or related fields) in the last 10 years? What new or emerging technology do you think will have a profound impact on the field, whether in the classroom or in the field?Essay 2
The Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program encourages public health veterinarians to work in under-served areas of the country by paying off up to $25,000 annually in student loan debts. What other ways or incentives could be used to encourage vets to work in under-served areas of the country? What hurdles would your solution face?