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March 10 2020
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Saul T. Wilson, Jr., Scholarship Program (STWJS)


Undergraduate student applicants must have completed at least 2 years (60 semester or 90 quarter hours) of a 4-year pre-veterinary medicine or other biomedical science curriculum. Graduate student applicants must have completed not more than 1 full academic year of study in veterinary medicine. Awards up to $7500 per year for undergraduate studies, up to $15000 for graduate studies. Benefits include paid employment during summers and school breaks, possible full-time employment with APHIS upon successful completion of the program with a D.V.M. degree, training and other work requirements.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Animal/Veterinary Sciences, Biology

How to Apply

Contact Lin S. Chambers
Saul T. Wilson, Jr. Scholarship
Tel: 202-690-4759 Address USDA, APHIS, Human Resources Division/Office of Recruitment
1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 1710
Washington, DC 20250