Veterinary Summer Scholars Program

Gain practical research skills with expert insight and mentorship from a faculty member

Application for 2019 Program is Closed

The application for the 2019 Veterinary Summer Scholars program is now closed. The application for the 2020 program will open Fall 2019.

Under the guidance of a College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty mentor, complete a ten- to twelve-week research project during the summer term.

Interested first- and second-year veterinary students from any accredited veterinary college in the United States or Canada are encouraged to apply.

2019 Program Dates: May 20-August 9

Application Deadline: February 9, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

Program Details

Finding a Mentor

Students are encouraged to begin seeking out mentors to outline potential research projects one to two months in advance of the application deadline. Mentors will need to provide a letter of support for students outlining the potential research project and commit to supporting any research expenses (materials, supplies, services and equipment) associated with the project.

  • Faculty mentor list will be available Fall 2019

Application Process

Contact Us

Theresa Rulon

Theresa Rulon

Research Administrative Assistant