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Murray Fowler International Conference Scholarship (MFICS) Program

Scholarships to Canada and International Zoo and Wildlife
Veterinarians to Attend an Educational Conference

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Funding Source:

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American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV)

Deadline Date:

04/30/21

Description:

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Scholarships of up to $2,000 to Canada and International zoo and wildlife veterinarians to attend an annual conference hosted by the Funding Source. Priority will go to applicants from developing countries with specific conservation/educational goals and who demonstrate financial need.

Each year AAZV enables practicing veterinarians from developing countries who specialize in the health and welfare of wild and exotic animals to attend their Annual Conference. The program fosters continuing education to those who are helping the animals in countries where zoological medicine is limited. Veterinary professionals from these developing countries have limited access to attend continuing education courses. The conference brings together zoo and wildlife professionals to discuss and present the newest information, and awarded attendees carry home a wealth of knowledge gained to share with their local colleagues. AAZV promotes building in-country veterinary capacity to handle wildlife medical needs, in the belief that this amplifies the efforts of successfully reaching world areas that tend to the sustainability of threatened and endangered animals. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 181453

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants will usually be awarded in amounts up to $2,000 USD.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The scholarship provides financial aid for zoo and wildlife veterinarians from foreign countries.

All international members are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants from developing countries with demonstrable financial needs and focused educational/conservation goals.

Eligible applicants include employers, teachers, field workers, researchers, and students (residents, interns). It is not necessary to be an AAZV member in order to apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Application is due by 30 April 2021.

Conference registration will open on 1 July 2021. Scholarship awardees must register for the Conference by 29 July 2021. Failure to register by the deadline will result in withdrawal of the award.

For further information about the Conference: https://www.aazv.org/page/A7

For specific details about the Conference: https://www.aazv.org/page/201

Conference Information: https://www.aazv.org/page/A5

Judging Criteria for Applications: https://www.aazv.org/page/301

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit all application materials to Dr. Rob Hilsenroth at RhilsenrothAAZV@aol.com.

If you have any questions, please address them to Dr Doug Whiteside at dougw@calgaryzoo.com.

AAZV
581705 White Oak Road
Yulee, FL 32097 USA
Local: (904) 225-3275
Fax: (904) 225-3289
Email:Admin@AAZV.org

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Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

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