The Coté Scholarship
$750 (US Dollars)
Application Period: August 1-October 1
The Coté Scholarship is given through NWRA to help defray costs of attending the NWRA annual symposium. A sum of $750 is awarded to a person who works to improve medical treatments that accelerate the return of rehabilitated wildlife to appropriate natural habitat. Preference is given to veterinarians, veterinary students, and veterinary technicians working with avian species.
Completely fill out the application form (in English please) and include two signed letters of recommendation. If sending signed recommendation letters separately, please include the name of the scholarship applicant with each letter.
The application deadline is October1 and the recipient is notified by January 1. The award is presented at the Symposium. A symposium attendance scholarship recipient is expected to attend at least three (3) full days of the symposium. NWRA reserves the right to withhold scholarship fund disbursement if attendance requirement is not fulfilled.
Scholarship recipients are asked to write and paragraph or two for NWRA publication summarizing their symposium experience due to receiving the scholarship.
A list of previous winners can be found here.
Click here to download the Coté Scholarship Application form as a fillable Word Document that can be submitted via email or regular mail.
To apply online, please use this form: