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.

Veterinary scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 academic year are not yet available. All applications must be completed by May 31, 2020 to be considered. 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.

Veterinary technician applications for the 2020-2021 academic year are not yet available. All applications must be completed by May 31, 2020 to be considered. 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. Applications will be available in Spring 2020 for the 2020-2021 academic year.