Candace Mast Veterinary Medicine Scholarship

Purpose and History

The Candace Mast Veterinary Medicine Scholarship was established in 2014 to assist female students studying veterinary medicine.

Scholarship Amount

$2,500 one-time award for 1 year

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: East Tennessee Foundation’s 25-County Service Area
  • Education Requirement: Graduating college senior, current veterinary student, or returning adult student
  • Field of Study: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) with the intent to practice clinical (not research) veterinary medicine
  • GPA Minimum: Undergraduate cumulative GPA, current college student GPA, or current veterinary school GPA: 3.0
  • College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time enrollment in the DVM programs at either the University of Tennessee, Knoxville or Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Additional Requirements: U.S. Citizenship

NOTE: Recipients and former applicants may reapply for this scholarship.

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