Established by the estate of Peter Van der Borch, OVC ’88, a fervent feline lover and someone who cared passionately about animal welfare. Selection of the award recipient will be based on the student who demonstrates the greatest leadership in support of feline welfare as reflected in the letter of reference from the non-profit agency with which the student has worked or volunteered, and in the event of a tie between multiple candidates, the award will go to the applicant with the highest admissions average. Apply in the fall DVM awards competition to the OVC Awards Committee, including a cover letter summarizing the student’s involvement in the field, a resume, and a letter of reference submitted directly to the office of the Associate Dean, Student Affairs from a non-profit agency with which the student has worked or volunteered .
Students registered in Phase 1 of the DVM program with demonstrated leadership in feline welfare and experience with a non-profit animal-related agency
|Donor(s):||The Estate of Peter Van der Borch|
|Value:||1 award of $2,500|
|Awarded:||In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive|
|Deadline:||Fall during the call for applications from the Dean’s office.|
Website link: https://www.uoguelph.ca/registrar/studentfinance/apps/awards?id=I2100