MVEF & Scholarship Information

The Maine Veterinary Education Foundation (MVEF) is a private foundation that awards scholarships to Maine students that have completed at least one year of veterinary or veterinary technology programs.

The veterinary scholarship application is now open. Submissions can be submitted online and the application will close on May 31st. Funds will be sent directly to the veterinary college to offset tuition charges.  Application requirements include a completed application form, official transcript from the veterinary school, and a one page letter describing your ties to Maine, your special interests in veterinary medicine, and your future plans.

The veterinary technician application is now open. Submissions can be made online and the application will close May 31st. Application requirements include a completed application form, transcripts from the veterinary technician program and a one page letter describing your ties to Maine and special interests in veterinary medicine.

Dr. Anne Del Borgo Animal Welfare Scholarship Fund: This fund provides financial support for veterinary students and veterinary technician students who have a demonstrated interest in animal welfare and reside in, or plan to reside in, Maine. This fund was started in memory of Dr. Anne Del Borgo, who chaired Maine's Animal Welfare Advisory Council and was a leader on animal welfare issues in the state. It is funded both through the Maine Veterinary Education Foundation as well as through direct gifts from MVMA members. Both veterinary and veterinary technician students are encouraged to apply.  Anyone interested in making a donation to this fund may do so here. Applicants can apply for the Dr. Anne Del Borgo Animal Welfare Scholarship using the appropriate veterinary or technician application above.