(June 11, 2010 Stillwater, OK) – Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences’ student, James “Michael” Rogers was one of 32 veterinary students across the country who earned one of The Winner’s Circle Scholarships.
Sponsored by the American Association of Equine Practitioners Foundation, Platinum Performance, and The Race for Education, the scholarships are given to veterinary students who pursue a career focused on advancing equine healthcare. Recipients are nominated through the student chapters of AAEP. Awards range from $1,500 to $5,000, depending on individual student needs.
Rogers, a fourth year veterinary student, is the son of Cindy and Jimmy Rogers of Madill, Okla.
The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is one of 28 veterinary colleges in the United States and is fully accredited by the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The center’s Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is open to the public and provides routine and specialized care for small and large animals. It also offers 24-hour emergency care and is certified by the American Animal Hospital Association. For more information, visit www.cvhs.okstate.edu or call (405) 744-7000.