The American Veterinary Medical Association offers assistance to students seeking to broaden their education through externship experiences in diverse areas of veterinary medicine. Through the Externship Stipend Program, we provide $1,000 stipends to help students alleviate expenses incurred while they perform their externships.Ten stipends are awarded each year to students for externships in non-clinical practice settings, with special emphasis on critically under-served areas of veterinary medicine. These may include (but are not limited to):
Five stipends are awarded each year to students for externships in food supply veterinary practice settings. These may include (but are not limited to):
These experiences add breadth to students' perspectives and make them better advocates for their patients and their profession.
Congratulations to our 2014-2015 Externship Stipend Award winners!
Non-clinical and Critically Underserved Areas of Veterinary Medicine Stipend Awards Winners