Applications are open for a veterinary scholarship program geared towards students who am to go into equine practice. • Photo by Marko Blažević via Unsplash

Applications Open for Coyote Rock Ranch Veterinary Scholarships

The Foundation for the Horse is accepting applications for the Coyote Rock Ranch Veterinary Scholarships. Three distinguished veterinary students entering their fourth year and aspiring toward careers in equine medicine will each receive a $75,000 Coyote Rock Ranch Scholarship through The Foundation. 

The scholarships will be awarded in December during the American Association of Equine Practitioners’ 67th Annual Convention in Nashville, Tenn.

Penelope Knight created the Coyote Rock Ranch Veterinary Scholarship in 2015. Since award of the first scholarships five years ago, 16 student members of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) have benefited from a cumulative $1.275 million in assistance.

“With the help of The Foundation for the Horse, I am pleased to continue to offer this great opportunity to benefit our next generation of veterinarians,” said Mrs. Knight. “Helping future veterinarians is one way I am able to support research and advancements of care for the horse.”

The Coyote Rock Ranch Scholarship program awards top veterinary school students with a dedication to equine medicine for their academic excellence, leadership in their school and chapter, and long-term goals. The scholarship is open to veterinary students graduating in 2022. Applications are accepted through July 28.

For additional information or to apply, visit https://aaep.org/scholarships/coyote-rock-ranch-scholarship.