Simply 17 days shy of her 100th birthday, the animal advocate and wildlife warrior Betty White handed away on December thirty first, 2021. Animal Habits Faculty, thought it might be best suited to dedicate a scholarship in her reminiscence. White devoted her life to aiding animals in want. Whereas she was extraordinarily keen about each cats and canine, she additionally contributed to the wellness of unique animals in all places. In tribute to Ms. White and her never-tiring dedication to pets, each home and unique, Animal Habits Faculty is happy to announce their third Annual Betty White Memorial Zookeeper Assistant Program Scholarship.
All through the years, Betty White labored with many animal welfare organizations together with the Los Angeles Zoo Fee, The Morris Animal Foundation, African Wildlife Foundation, and Actors and Others for Animals. She was a member of the Better Los Angeles Zoo Affiliation since 1974 and served on the affiliation as a Zoo Commissioner for eight years. She acquired a mess of accolades for her accomplishments in serving to animals. In 1987, Betty White was awarded the Humane Award by the American Veterinary Medical Affiliation for her charitable work with animals. Betty White funded the relocation of otters and penguins from the Audubon Aquarium in New Orleans to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Quickly after, she began the Betty White Wildlife Fast Response Fund following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. This helped scientists higher perceive the spill’s affect on marine life.
Due to her contributions and limitless efforts to boost the well-being of animals in all places, and in tribute to Betty White’s birthday on January seventeenth, ABC is providing a scholarship in her title; The Betty White Memorial Zookeeper Assistant Program Scholarship. The Betty White Memorial Zookeeper Assistant Program Scholarship, valued at $2,049 (USD), will probably be awarded to 1 chosen applicant yearly from Animal Habits Faculty. To use for the scholarship, all candidates should meet our enrolling scholar necessities, all scholarship phrases and circumstances (listed under) and submit a 300–500-word essay.
In your essay submission, candidates are to inform us why you’re keen about unique animals, what precipitated you to be considering working in zoos, and how one can make a distinction together with your Zookeeper Assistant Certification from ABC. Submission of all essays are due by the deadline of March thirty first, 2024 through electronic mail to email@example.com.
This scholarship will grant the chosen future scholar a possibility to pursue their ardour by making a distinction in animals’ lives. Working as a Certified Zookeeper Assistant provides you the chance to make a distinction daily. Our curriculum consists of 10 levels masking all kinds of subjects important for a zookeeper assistant together with zoo biology, zookeeper necessities, animal husbandry, animal habits, animal housing, recordkeeping, security, and extra. Apply for the scholarship at this time and begin down your individual path to assist animals and “be extra like Betty”.
Betty White Memorial Zookeeper Assistant Scholarship
Necessities for Candidates
Scholarship award is for the Zookeeper Assistant Program solely (valued at US $2,049, can’t be traded in for money worth) together with each tuition and supplies.
Candidates should be 18 or older to enter. Excessive Faculty Diploma or equal is required for each scholarship utility and college enrollment. Pupil should meet the bodily necessities outlined in ABC’s Zookeeper Assistant Program enrollment settlement. Pupil enrollment within the Zookeeper Assistant Program is required upon the acceptance of scholarship.
The 300-500 phrase essay ought to embody your full title, cellphone quantity, and electronic mail on the prime of a Microsoft Phrase Doc. Submission of the essay must be despatched as an attachment through electronic mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline of March thirty first, 2024 with a view to qualify. Animal Habits Faculty will learn and evaluation all submitted essays and choose the successful contestant based mostly on essentially the most compelling essay submitted by the due date. Scholarship recipient will probably be chosen and introduced no later than Could thirty first, 2024.
Please see the next Scholarship Phrases and Circumstances:
Scholarship Phrases and Circumstances
This doc outlines the Phrases and Circumstances for all scholarships, bursaries and awards, administered by Animal Habits Faculty. All scholarships, bursaries and awards will probably be known as ‘scholarships’ herein. By submitting an utility for our scholarship, you’re agreeing to those phrases and circumstances. You will need to learn these Phrases and Circumstances of their entirety earlier than you settle for your scholarship supply. Once you settle for your scholarship, you’re agreeing to and accepting these Phrases and Circumstances and comply with the necessities and circumstances of your scholarship.
College students in receipt of scholarship might also be required to signal a person scholarship and/or enrollment settlement. College students should meet all circumstances as outlined within the settlement.
All correspondence between applicant and Animal Habits Faculty will probably be operated primarily through electronic mail, with the choice of phone communication, based mostly on Animal Habits Faculty’s resolution.
Any profitable applicant could also be required to point out proof that they’re eligible to be enrolled in our applications.
All college students supplied scholarships will obtain an official ‘supply’ electronic mail providing the scholarship and should reply both accepting or rejecting this supply inside 14 days of receipt. Failure to reply inside this 14-day interval might end result within the scholarship supply being withdrawn and reassigned. You will need to settle for your scholarship supply by the due date, as instructed in your supply electronic mail, to be eligible to obtain the scholarship.
The full worth of the scholarship supplied will probably be outlined within the official supply electronic mail. The scholarship funds will probably be utilized on to your scholar tuition account with ABC. No funds will probably be despatched by ABC on to the chosen applicant.
You is probably not permitted to carry multiple scholarship.
Animal Habits Faculty will not be liable for and can’t offer you monetary recommendation on taxation issues.
The data supplied right here is of a common nature solely and doesn’t keep in mind your particular person monetary circumstances.
Offering false or deceptive info is an offense. If Animal Habits Faculty is aware of or has motive to consider that you’ve got supplied false or deceptive info, Animal Habits Faculty might reassess your entitlement to the scholarship.
Animal Habits Faculty reserves the fitting to cancel the Scholarship program at any level. Within the occasion that you’re not in a position to full the course within the allowed timeframe, Animal Habits Faculty reserves the fitting to cancel the Scholarship program as a result of failure of completion. Animal Habits Faculty reserves the fitting to share your utility with any firm associates, together with private info similar to your electronic mail deal with.
Ought to the applicant have any grievances or complaints you might lodge complaints about utility and or administrative issues to: email@example.com.
Should you consider the criticism has not been addressed in a passable method, you might submit a written grievance to:
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