NCSF/Boehringer-Ingelheim Scholarship

One (1) scholarships available, $5,000 each will be paid to successful applicants by April 16, 2023. Applications will be accepted January 1, 2023 through March 6, 2023.


  • Senior student, on track to graduate in May of 2023
  • Applicant is a graduate of a Nebraska High School
  • Applicant has a cumulative professional school GPA of 3.0 or greater
  • Applicant has accepted a contract or has a contract pending with a Nebraska practice that is either a food animal practice or mixed animal practice that is predominantly food animal.
  • The job description must stipulate that the applicant will primarily be practicing food animal medicine and surgery.

NOTE: To complete the process outlined below, you must be signed in to your account as a student member of the NVMA. If you need assistance in creating your free student account, send an email to


Applicant must print, and then complete the APPLICANT LETTER OF INTENT date, sign and mail it to:

NCSF, Inc. PO Box 296, Alliance, NE 69301

Letter must be post marked no later than March 6.

APPLICANT LETTER OF INTENT (click to download)

Employer must write a letter certifying applicant’s employment and verify that the practice profile is predominantly large animal.  Letter to be mailed to the Foundation at this address:

The student must complete the online application form (click) and submit it electronically no later than March 6.


Recipients will be selected by the Foundation’s Scholarship Committee.