IX. Scholarships and Other Awards

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Entrance Scholarships

Dennis Howell Memorial Legacy Scholarship [E2187]
Established in memory of Dr. Dennis Howell, a former associate dean and dean of the Ontario Veterinary College, a faculty member from 1967 to 1985, and leader and innovator in academia, Dr. Howell’s friends in international business and the veterinary profession, and colleagues in the academic community, have established this scholarship. Selection will be based on significant leadership in university activities while an undergraduate student. Preference will be given to a student whose parent or grandparent is a veterinarian, preferably an alumnus/alumna from the Ontario Veterinary College. Apply by letter highlighting leadership experience while an undergraduate student, a letter of support attesting to the leadership role, and a resumé, submitted to the Office of the Associate Dean, Students, OVC in the competition for all OVC in-course awards during the fall semester.
Dr. Susan Thompson & Dr. Jane Howell
Qualification(s): Students entering Phase 1 of the DVM program.
Amount: 1 award of $700
Elaine Harris Memorial Scholarship [E2108]
Established, in honour, by family and friends of Elaine Harris, who in her short lifetime demonstrated exemplary care and love for all animals. The recipient will be selected on the basis of academic performance in the required courses for the D.V.M. application. Preference will be given to the student who has graduated from a program in Animal Health and/or Veterinary Technology. Application is not required.
Shirley and Phil Harris
Qualification(s): Student entering Phase 1 of the D.V.M. program.
Amount: 1 award of $500
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1