Students in the School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences are eligible for over $700,000 in scholarships from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. One application is used to apply for all Colle and School scholarships. The applications are completed online and are post to the internet January 1 of each year. The application must be submitted by April first and students are notified over the summer if they receive a scholarship.
CALS (College of Agriculture and Life Sciences) Scholarships: https://cals.arizona.edu/cas/cals-scholarships
The University of Arizona offers a number of scholarships and other forms of financial aid to qualifying undergraduate students.
- UGRG (Undergraduate Research Grant Program): http://www.honors.arizona.edu/students/undergraduate-research-grants
- FWS (Federal Work Study Program): http://studentaid.ed.gov/students/publications/student_guide/index.html
- NASA Space Grants: http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/index.html
- NASA Scholarhips: https://intern.nasa.gov/ossi/web/public/main/index.cfm?solarAction=view&subAction=content&contentCode=HOME_PAGE_SCHOLARSHIPS
- FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid): http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
- USDA (United States Department of Agriculture): http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?contentid=scholarship_programs.xml
Funding and College Affordability Planning for ANS, MIC, and VSC majors can be found here.
General information about financial aid and scholarships can also be found here.
Extracurricular activities enjoyed by ACBS undergraduate majors include participation in the following clubs:
- Collegiate Livestock Growers Association: http://acbs.cals.arizona.edu/students/clga
- Equestrian Team: info found here: http://acbs.cals.arizona.edu/students/equestrian
- F.A.C.E.S. ( Fostering and Achieving Cultural Equity and Sensitivity) Pre-Health Club: http://clubs.asua.arizona.edu/~faces/
- Livestock Judging Team
- Microbiology Club: http://microua.weebly.com/
- Pre-Veterinary Club
- Pre-Pharmacy Club: http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu/students/stdorgs/prepharm
- Rodeo Club: http://acbs.cals.arizona.edu/students/rodeo_club
- The Student Chapter of Wildlife Disease Association
- The Wildlife Society: http://wildlife.org
- Vida Volunteer: http://www.vidavolunteer.org/main
- Additional health related clubs: http://clas.arizona.edu/prehealth/health-related-clubs
University of Arizona Vistor's Guide can be found here.