Recipients would be awarded $3000 plus an hourly wage of $10 per hour throughout the duration of the externship. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist veterinary technician students with their externship and their path toward their career as a veterinary technician.
During this externship, you will have the opportunity for hands-on learning under the mentorship of experienced technicians and doctors.
It is the expectation that upon receiving this scholarship, you will complete the entirety of your 240 hours with Superior Animal Hospital. If you do not attend the externship as planned, your scholarship will be forfeited and provided to another student.
Located on the shore of Lake Superior, Superior Animal Hospital and Boarding Suites is in one of the most beautiful parts of the country, with limitless recreational outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, skiing, fishing, hunting, and boating on the many lakes and rivers in the area. We are an AAHA accredited practice who has been voted "Best of the Best" Veterinary clinic in the Twin Ports area, with 7 doctors and over 40 support staff. Our practice uses state-of-the-art equipment in a beautiful facility with 7 exam rooms. We have an ultrasound machine, dental and general digital radiography, a fully-equipped laboratory, therapy laser, and in-room lift tables, and offer referral to radiology, surgery, and dermatology specialists that regularly visit our practice. Offering boarding, wellness care, dental care, urgent care, and emergency services during daytime and limited weekend hours, patients are referred to a local emergency service for overnight and weekend/holiday care.
Located in the North Hwy 2/53 Corridor of Superior, just minutes from the University of Wisconsin-Superior and downtown Duluth, MN.