Island Veterinary Scholars Program

Advance your research skills in comparative and veterinary medicine.

Interested in learning more about research but don’t have much (or any) research experience? You can advance your skills in veterinary research methodology at St. George’s University through the Island Veterinary Scholars Program (IVSP).

Welcome to the Island Veterinary Scholars Program (IVSP)

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


  • Research experience with skilled mentors
  • Field trips, workshops, poster presentations and other extracurricular activities
  • A stipend for each IVSP scholar
  • Potential opportunity to attend and present at the 2021 Veterinary Scholar Symposium which will be hosted by Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, August 4 – 6, 2021. For additional information please visit
  • To learn more about the program and to apply, please check out the corresponding tabs on the right.