Scholarship Opportunities

The NHVTA is committed to supporting the veterinary technology profession and is please to fund an annual scholarship for veterinary technology students.

 The NHVTA will award one $1000.00 scholarship for Spring 2018, to a veterinary technology student enrolled in an AVMA Accredited Program.

 Eligibility Requirements:

 Applicants must:

  • Be actively enrolled and attending classes full-time at an AVMA accredited veterinary technology program.
    • If the program is located outside of New Hampshire or is Distance Learning the applicant must be a permanent resident of New Hampshire
  • Must be a current member of the New Hampshire Veterinary Technician Association. Membership is free to students.

 Application Process:

 To apply, students must submit the following on or before Saturday, December 31, 2017.

  • NHVTA Membership application
NHVTA Student Member application
  • A copy of your transcript must be uploaded in the scholarship application
    • First year students send a copy of your high-school transcript
    • Second - Fourth year students send a copy of your most recent transcript.
  • Personal essay, must be uploaded in the scholarship application:
    • Please address on of the following question in a one page essay (500-700 words). (Presentation will be considered)
      • The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) is 

        pursuing a national credentialing initiative to bring more uniformity to the credentialing of technicians by utilizing the title “Registered Veterinary Nurse”, or RVN.  Currently, credentialed veterinary technicians in New Hampshire carry the title of “Certified Veterinary Technician”, or CVT.  Which title do you think most accurately reflects the scope of practice performed by a veterinary technician, and why?

NHVTA Scholarship Application