The AKC Humane Fund is committed to supporting the health and happiness of dogs across the nation. The AKC Humane Fund, Inc. is pleased to announce the John Spurling OBE Scholarship Celebrating the Human-Canine Bond. Individuals pursuing studies in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, physical therapy, animal care, animal behavior, grooming and training, may be eligible. The AKC Humane Fund’s mission is to promote the cause of responsible pet ownership.
Our newest grant opportunity will provide scholarships for students who are pursuing educational programs that include responsible pet ownership in their curriculum. For example, individuals pursuing studies in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, physical therapy, animal care, animal behavior, grooming and training may be eligible for this grant. The Fund plans to award five scholarships per year, totaling $10,000 annually, payable as tuition assistance to accredited institutions where students are enrolled in courses of study focusing on the care of pets. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.