Veterinary Student Scholarship Awards

The AASV Foundation awards scholarships to veterinary students who participate in the Student Seminar at the AASV Annual Meeting. The scholarships are funded through generous annual contributions by Zoetis (formerly Pfizer Animal Health) and Elanco Animal Health. Funding for the Student Poster Competition awards is provided by Newport Laboratories.

2017 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Cassandra Fitzgerald, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Kimberlee Baker, Iowa State University
Michael Mardesen, Iowa State University
Megan Nickel, Iowa State University
Zhen Yang, University of Minnesota

$1500 scholarships

Alyssa Anderson, University of Minnesota
Hunter Baldry, University of Minnesota
Kyle Glisson, North Carolina State University
Jane Newman, University of Guelph
Chelsea Ruston, Iowa State University

$500 scholarships

Chris Deegan, University of Minnesota
Allison Knox, University of Illinois
Olivia Myers, North Carolina State Univesity
Megan Pieters, Iowa State University
Rachel Schulte, Iowa State Univesrity

2017 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Jordan Gebhardt, Kansas State University

$400 scholarships

Taylor Engle, Virginia-Maryland Regional CVM
Eve Fontanella, Iowa State University

$300 scholarships

Sara Hamlett, Iowa State University
Joel Steckelberrg, Iowa State University
Courtney Wright, Iowa tate University

$200 scholarships

Jessica Applebaum, University of Pennsylvanie
Megan Bloemer, University of Illinois
Brandi Burton, University of Illinois
Laura Constance, Kansas State University
Donna Drebes, University of Minnesota
Anna Martin, University of Pennsylvania
Katie O'Brien, University of Illinois
Lauren Redies, University of Saskatchewan
Rochelle Warner, Iowa State University

2016 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Christine Mainquist-Whigham, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Sara Davenport, University of Pennsylvania
Taylor Engle, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Holly Salzbrenner, Iowa State University
Ryan Strobel, University of Minnesota

$1500 scholarships

Alyssa Anderson, University of Minnesota
Victoria Foerster, Iowa State University
Olivia Myers, North Carolina State University
Quynn Steichen, Kansas State University
Kathleen Wood, North Carolina State University

$500 scholarships

Sindu Manoharan, University of Pennsylvania
Timothy Pearson, University of Tennessee
Eric Perrin, University of Guelph
Scott Radke, Iowa State University
Brent Sexton, Iowa State University

2016 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Daniel Gascho, Purdue University

$400 scholarships

Kayla Blake, Auburn University
T'Lee Girard, Iowa State University

$300 scholarships

Donna Drebes, University of Minnesota
Katharine Kancer, University of Illinois
Megan Pieters, Iowa State University

$200 scholarships

Chris Deegan, University of Minnesota
Kathryn Duda, University of Illinois
Emily Mahan-Riggs, North Carolina State University
Jessica Piergiovanni, University of Pennsylvania
Kara Telfer, Iowa State University
Ryan Tenbergen, University of Guelph
Thomas Wurtz, Washington State University

2015 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Joseph Thomas, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Brianna Peters, University of Tennessee
Christopher Sievers, Iowa State University
Alyssa Taplett, Iowa State University
Kathleen Wood, North Carolina State University

$1500 scholarships

Hunter Baldry, University of Minnesota
Brigitte Mason, University of Illinois
Jacqueline Myers, Iowa State University
Scott Radke, Iowa State University
Ryan Tenbergen, University of Guelph

$500 scholarships

Colleen Crozier, North Carolina State University
Amanda Harris, Iowa State University
Alexandra John, University of Pennsylvania
Emily Renner, University of Minnesota
Quinn Robinson, Iowa State University

2015 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Donna Drebes, University of Minnesota

$400 scholarships

Tyler Te Grotenhuis, Iowa State University
Joseph Yaros, Cornell University

$300 scholarships

Bernadetta Bernatowicz, University of Pennsylvania
Dan Breuer, Iowa State University
Joel Sparks, Iowa State University

$200 scholarships

Stephanie Derbawka, University of Saskatchewan
Taylor Engle, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Danielle Evenson, Iowa State University
Daniel Gascho, Purdue University
Cassy Griebel, University of Minnesota
Amanda Jara, University of Georgia
Erin Jobman, Kansas State University
Chelsea Onken, Iowa State University
Kayla Ohrt, Iowa State University

2014 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Deanne Day, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Laura Carroll, North Carolina State University
Alexander Hintz, University of Wisconsin
Andrew Kryzer, University of Minnesota
Jake Schwartz, University of Minnesota

$1500 scholarships

Daniel Boykin, North Carolina State University
Alexandra Buckley, Michigan State University
Brigitte Mason, University of Illinois
Brianna Peters, University of Tennessee
Katherine Wedel, University of Minnesota

$500 scholarships

Levi Johnson, Iowa State University
Anna Samson, Colorado State University
Ethan Spronk, University of Minnesota
Elizabeth Stiles, University of Pennsylvania
Ryan Strobel, University of Minnesota

2014 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Tyler Te Grotenhuis, Iowa State University

$400 scholarships

Amy Daniels, University of Illinois
Christine Mainquist, Iowa State University

$300 scholarships

Brent Pepin, Iowa State University
Christopher Sievers, Iowa State University
Lisa Yeske-Livermore, Iowa State University

$200 scholarships

Matthew Cook, University of Pennsylvania
Lauren Glowzenski, University of Pennsylvania
Jessica Johnson, University of Minnesota
Justin Kuecker, Iowa State University
Carrie Lee, University of Minnesota
Chad O'Connor, University of Illinois
Lauren Scruggs, Auburn University
Shannon Walsh, University of Guelph
Christina Yamazaki, University of Prince Edward Island

2013 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Chris Olsen, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Brian Bishop, Iowa State University
Jordan Graham, Iowa State University
Kelsey LaVigne, North Carolina State University
Brent Pepin, Iowa State University

$1500 scholarships

Michael Berkland, Iowa State University
Alyssa Blaustein, University of Pennsylvania
Anne Duquette, University of Minnesota
Sam Holst, University of Minnesota
Caleb Robb, Iowa State University

$500 scholarships

Paisley Canning, University of Guelph
Kevin Dobesh, Iowa State University
Joseph Katz, University of Pennsylvania
Jacob Schwartz, University of Minnesota
Katherine Wedel, University of Minnesota

2013 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Ethan Spronk, University of Minnesota

$400 scholarships

Amy Martell, University of Pennsylvania
Marisa Rotolo, Iowa State University

$300 scholarships

Stacy Brussell, University of Minnesota
Deanne Day, Iowa State University
Kalie Pettit, University of Minnesota

$200 scholarships

Daniel Boykin, North Carolina State University
Alexander Hintz, University of Wisconsin
Levi Johnson, Iowa State University
Michelle Lam, University of Guelph
Dana Lembke, Iowa State University
Brittney McLamb, North Carolina State University
Shonna Parker, University of Tennessee
Shawna Rossini, University of Pennslyvania
Kathryn Sullivan, University of Pennsylvania

2012 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Trevor Schwartz, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Jessica Abbott, Iowa State University
Michael Nagorske, University of Minnesota
Marisa Rotolo, Iowa State University
Paul Thomas, Iowa State University

$1500 scholarships

Cara Haden, Iowa State University
Sam Holst, University of Minnesota
Casey Rabbe, University of Minnesota
Jonathan Tangen, Iowa State University
Megan Thompson, University of Minnesota

$500 scholarships

Kelsey Altholz, North Carolina State University
Kevin Dobesh, University of Nebraska/Iowa State University
Emily Kuntz, University of Illinois
Brittney McLamb, North Carolina State University
Bethany Stammen, The Ohio State University

2012 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Shamus Brown, Iowa State University

$400 scholarships

Daren Miller, Purdue University
Jonathan Van Blarcom, University of Pennsylvania

$300 scholarships

Deanne Day, Iowa State University
Amelia Naher, Washington State University
Drew White, Iowa State University

$200 scholarships

Jordan Graham, Iowa State University
Jared Jacobson, Iowa State University
Kurt Kuecker, Iowa State University
Jeffrey Ling, Massey University
Brent Pepin, Iowa State University
Abigail Redalen, University of Minnesota
Megan Schnur, Purdue University
Michael Slattery, Iowa State University
Lisa Thomson, North Carolina State University

2011 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Alexander Primus, University of Minnesota

$2500 scholarships

Deanne Day, Iowa State University
Peter Schneider, Iowa State University
Kimberly Schultz, Iowa State University
Andrew Stas, University of Pennsylvania

$1500 scholarships

Jordan Graham, Iowa State University
Kristy Kenney, North Carolina State University
Jessica McKinney, University of Illinois
John Prickett, Iowa State University
Paul Thomas, Iowa State University

$500 scholarships

Jeremy Johnson, Iowa State University
Anna Massie, University of Illinois
Marlena McCarty, Ohio State University
Allison Meiszburg, Iowa State University
Britni Miller, University of Illinois

2011 Student Poster Awards

Top Student Poster
$500 scholarship

Evan Van Beusekom, University of Minnesota

$400 scholarships

Hannah Lowe, Virginia-Maryland Regional CVM
Andrea Pitkin, University of Minnesota

$300 scholarships

Jessica Abbott, Iowa State University
Amber Hazel, University of Minnesota
Chase Stahl, Iowa State University

$200 scholarships

Kyle Alberti, Virginia-Maryland Regional CVM
Natalie Baker, Purdue University
Joshua Duff, North Carolina State University
Mihaly Kertesz, University of Budapest
Gilbert Patterson, University of Pennsylvania
Abigail Redalen, University of Minnesota
Michael Slattery, Iowa State University
Sarah Taylor, University of Guelph
Lisa Thompson, North Carolina State University

2010 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Brent Carmichael, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Shamus Brown, Iowa State University
Amber Hazel, University of Minnesota
Melissa Hensch, Iowa State University
Michael Peace , North Carolina State University

$1500 scholarships

Kate Dion, Iowa State University
Andrea Pitkin, University of Minnesota
Cassandra Roe, Iowa State University
Trevor Schwartz, Iowa State University
Paul Thomas, Iowa State University

$500 scholarships

Abbey Canon, Iowa State University
Jenna Cherry, Iowa State University
Nicholas Crossland, Kansas State University
Rachael Gately, Texas A & M University
Micah Taylor, University of Illinois

2009 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Brent Carmichael, Iowa State University

$2500 scholarships

Joseph Bender, Iowa State University
Erin Kane, Kansas State University
Peter Lasley, Iowa State University
Aaron Nystrom, University of Minnesota

$1500 scholarships

Meggan Bandrick, University of Minnesota
Andrew Bents, University of Minnesota
Maria Clavijo, Universidad Central de Venezuela
Andrea Pitkin, University of Minnesota
Jess Waddell, Iowa State University

$500 scholarships

Rafael Carreon, Universedade Federal de Uberlandia
Sara Dillon, North Carolina State University
Emily McDowell, Iowa State University
Jason Norris, University of Prince Edward Island
Andrew Zwambag, University of Guelph

2008 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Carissa Schloesser, University of Minnesota

$2500 scholarships

Jennifer Arnold, Iowa State University
Kathryn Bonistall, Massey University
Jess Waddell, Iowa State University
Gavin Yager, Iowa State University

$1500 scholarships

Seth Baker, University of Minnesota
Maria Clavijo, Universidad Central de Venezuela
Tyson Dinslage, Iowa State University
Andrea Pitkin, University of Minnesota
Maryn Ptaschinski, University of Wisconsin

$500 scholarships

Matt Allerson, University of Minnesota
Andrea Lazier, University of Guelph
Megan Nemechek, North Carolina State University
Gwenda Olson, University of Saskatchewan
Lucas Santos, Universidad Federal de Vicosa, Brazil

2007 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Aaron Lower, University of Illinois

$2500 scholarships

Jenny Cho-MacSwain, University of Minnesota
Abby Patterson, Iowa State University
Emma Webster, University of Guelph
Todd Wolff, Michigan State University

$1500 scholarships

Margaret Aleff, Iowa State University
Kristopher Eads, North Carolina State University
Heather James, University of Saskatchewan
Genevieve Remmers, University of Montreal
Carissa Schloesser, University of Minnesota

$500 scholarships

Matt Allerson, University of Minnesota
Laura Bruner, University of Minnesota
Nicola Jackson, University of Prince Edward Island
Amanda Ness, University of Illinois
Nathan Schaefer, University of Minnesota

2006 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Angela Delks, Purdue University

$2500 scholarships

Jenny Cho-MacSwain, University of Minnesota
Rayna Gunvaldsen, University of Saskatchewan
Adam Moeser, North Carolina State University
Christine Pelland, University of Guelph

$1500 scholarships

Heather James, University of Saskatchewan
Sarah Jensen, Colorado State University
Maya Kuratomi, University of Minnesota
Janet Sunstrum, University of Guelph
Krista Toner, University of Prince Edward Island

$500 scholarships

Amber Borcherding, Iowa State University
Andrew Mack, The Ohio State University
Ryan Schaefer, Iowa State University
Lindsay Simpson, North Carolina State University
J. Joel Sullivan, Iowa State University

2005 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Jennifer Schurrer, University of Minnesota

$2500 scholarships

Andrew Bowman, The Ohio State University
Heather Gunn-McQuillan, University of Guelph
Michael Pugh, Iowa State University
Janet Sunstrum, University of Guelph

$1500 scholarships

Brad Leuwerke, Iowa State University
Abby Patterson, Iowa State University
Brian Payne, University of Illinois
Stacey Walk, University of Illinois
Lynette Wellen, University of Illinois

$500 scholarships

Nicola Jackson, University of Prince Edward Island
Deborah Murray, University of Minnesota
Jill Odle, Texas A & M University
Erin Strait, Iowa State University
Peter Thomas, Iowa State University

2004 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Michael Pierdon, University of Pennsylvania

$2000 scholarships

Amy Carroll, Purdue University
Christa Helmka, University of Guelph
Keith Kinsley, University of Minnesota
Brad Leuwerke, Iowa State University
Kimberley MacDonald, University of P.E.I
Brian Payne, University of Illinois .
Erin Strait, Iowa State University

2003 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Jason Kelly, Purdue University

$2000 scholarships

Dana Beckler, University of Minnesota
Molita Birchen, University of Illinois
Heather Gunn, University of Guelph
Erin Johnson, University of Illinois
Keith Kinsley, University of Minnesota
Adam Moeser, North Carolina State University
Raphael Vanderstichel, University of P.E.I.

2002 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Nicolas Rippel, University of Illinois

$2000 scholarships

Heather Gunn, University of Guelph
Andrea Hambach, University of Missouri
Jason Kelly, Purdue University
Tamara Richards, University of Guelph
Tim Taylor, Kansas State University
Matthew Wegner, Iowa State University
Beth Young, University of Guelph

2001 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Sarah Probst, University of Illinois

$2000 scholarships

Jan Kelly, University of Guelph
Jason Kelly, Purdue University
Cameron Schmitt, Iowa State University
David Schneider, Iowa State University
Beth Young, University of Guelph

2000 Veterinary Student Scholarships

Top Student Presenter
$5000 scholarship

Spencer Wayne, University of Minnesota

$2000 scholarships

Jeff Kurt, Iowa State University
Pablo Ross, Argentina
Ryan Royer, Iowa State University
Dan Theobald, University of Missouri
Beth Young, University of Guelph

1999 Veterinary Student Scholarships

$2000 scholarships

Angela Bonczynski, Michigan State University
Steven Just, Iowa State University
Jane Kielly, University of Guelph
Daniel Todd, Michigan State University
Matthew Turner, North Carolina State University