DWAA Juniors Educational Award
DWAA will be offering a Junior Educational Award annually. This is
separate from the Junior Award given as part of the Writing Contest.
Amounts of $500 to $1000 will be awarded directly to recipients.
Applicants will be from 18 to 22 years of age at the time of application.
Applicants may apply more than once during that time frame and may
be given awards more than once. One to three applicants will be chosen
yearly by a committee of 3 to 5 DWAA members.
Grades: Applicants must submit a copy of their most recent
high school or
college transcript (applicants may submit their own copies and do
have to pay for an official transcript). Applicants are expected to
have a B average or better.
Dog Experience: Applicants are expected to have and document
experience with dogs. This will include a listing of experience and
two letters of recommendation from nonfamily members.
Writing: Applicants will submit three samples of dog related
samples must be published but not necessarily paid for.
WEIGHTING OF CRITERIA:
25% Grades, 25% Dog Experience, 50% Writing.
DWAA JUNIOR EDUCATION AWARD APPLICATION
PHONE NUMBER: _______________________________________
DATE OF BIRTH________________________________________
Please attach a copy of your most recent school transcript (unofficial
copies are sufficient) along with 3 samples of your dog related writing.
Also list your dog experience and include two letters of recommendation
from nonfamily members.
Applications are due by October 1 and applicants
will be informed of their status by December 15.
Send all of the above to:
Deb M. Eldredge, DVM
4753 Deans Hwy
Vernon, NY 13476