Welcome to the Island Veterinary Scholars Program (IVSP)

St. George's University True Ble Campus

St. George’s University, School of Veterinary Medicine (SGUSVM) is proud to offer the Island Veterinary Scholars Program (IVSP) for veterinary students interested in veterinary research over the summer.

Sponsored by SGUSVM and the Merial Veterinary Scholars Fund, the IVSP is a 10-week summer research program that allows veterinary students in terms 1-4 (year 1-2 students) the opportunity to perform research at St. George’s University.

Features of this program include:

  • Research experience with skilled mentors
  • $5000 stipend for each of 2 chosen IVSP scholars (1 slot is available for a non-SGUSVM veterinary student)
  • Field trips, workshops, poster presentations and other extracurricular activities
  • Provided roundtrip airfare (Grenada—USA—Grenada) and registration for the 2014 Merial/NIH symposium at Cornell University in August, 2014

To learn more about the program and to apply, please check out the corresponding tabs on the left. Additionally, check out the Merial Veterinary Scholars website.