With roots dating back to our humble beginnings in 1980, Oxbow has evolved from one farmer's passion into a globally recognized commitment to small animal health. Grounded in hard work, entrepreneurial ingenuity, and enduring values, our family-owned company continues to thrive. At Oxbow, we understand that today's students are the future leaders of veterinary medicine.
Annual Academic Support:
The Oxbow Academic Scholarships, initiated in 2005, reflect our dedication to supporting aspiring veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and future professionals in animal health. This annual program is designed to provide crucial financial assistance to students pursuing careers in veterinary medicine.
Focus on Exotic Animal Care:
The world is witnessing a growing trend in non-traditional animal species becoming beloved pets. Recognizing this shift, Oxbow's Veterinary Medicine Scholarship specifically targets students currently enrolled in veterinary school with a keen interest in small and exotic animal medicine. This scholarship aims to address the increasing demand for specialized care and nutrition for exotic pets.
• Eligibility: Students currently enrolled in a veterinary school.
• Emphasis: Demonstrated interest in small and exotic animal medicine.
Application and Award Process:
• Recipients will be announced in May on our official website.
• Scholarships are disbursed directly to the respective schools in September.
At Oxbow, we take pride in nurturing the future of veterinary medicine and contributing to the development of professionals who will shape the landscape of small and exotic animal care. As we continue our commitment to excellence, the Oxbow Academic Scholarships serve as a testament to our belief in the potential of passionate individuals pursuing careers in animal health. Join us in advancing the field and apply for the Oxbow Veterinary Medicine Scholarship to be a part of this impactful journey.
To Qualify, Follow These Steps:
1. Complete the Online Application:
Access the application form online at Oxbow's official website.
2. Résumé Submission:
Provide a comprehensive résumé detailing your activities and job history.
3. Letters of Reference:
Include two letters of reference from individuals familiar with your academic and professional capabilities.
4. Enrollment Proof:
Submit proof of full-time enrollment for the 2023 Fall Semester. This can be in the form of a copy of your course schedule or a signed statement from your advisor.
5. Transcript and GPA:
Furnish a copy of your transcript and disclose your current GPA.
6. Essay Submission:
Craft a compelling 300-500 word essay on one of the following topics:
• The Future of Exotic Animal Medicine
• The Role of Nutrition in Animal Health
• Two of the Greatest Challenges in Exotic Animal Health