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AMEDD veterinarian

Veterinary HPSP Student

  • Enlisted
  • Officer
  • Active Duty
  • Army Reserve
  • Open to Women
  • Entry Level

Overview

If you are a veterinary student, you could receive a full-tuition scholarship for two or three academic years. During academic breaks, you'll learn and work alongside other members of the U.S. Army health care team. Plus, as your career progresses, you'll have the opportunity to further your education in areas such as public health, veterinary pathology, laboratory animal medicine and epidemiology.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree emphasizing natural sciences
  • Enrollment in or acceptance to an AVMA-accredited D.V.M. or V.M.D. program in the United States or Puerto Rico
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Ability to maintain full-time student status

Compensation

As a student, you'll also receive:

  • Monthly stipend for 10 1/2 months
  • Officer's pay during academic breaks
  • Reimbursement for certain academic fees

Learn more about the benefits of the Health Professions Scholarship Program.

Numerous scholarships are available.

PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program

Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experience and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at http://www.armypays.com.


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