- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Day, Residential, Online
- Provided By: College, Independent Provider
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: 6th, 7th, 8th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Career Exploration
- Sub-Categories: STEM, Veterinary Medicine, Animals/Nature
- Selective: No
- Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15
- Career Clusters: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
- Credit Awarded: No
The Auburn Jr. Vet Camp is one of the premier veterinary camps in the world. You’ll get hands on experience with animals like beagles, horses, goats, snakes, dairy cattle, and llamas. You’ll also spend your time at the veterinary college with veterinary students as your guides exploring everything from parasitology to pathology. There is no better way to explore your dream of becoming an animal doctor.
The Jr. Vet Camp will be held from June 18th – June 23rd, 2023 in Auburn, Alabama.
Vet Set Go -- the first and only community dedicated to aspiring teen and tween veterinarians -- together with VCA Animal Hospitals, is hosting the “Become a Veterinarian Camp Contest.” Vet Set Go and VCA Animal Hospitals have teamed up to launch the largest “Become a Veterinarian Camp Contest” yet to help students pursue their dream of becoming a veterinarian. This year’s contest expands the scholarship essay contest with more winners and two months of application time. The camp contest will award 45 students from across the U.S. – an entire class – a scholarship prize package to attend Vet Camp. Rising sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students are invited to apply. The prize package is valued at $1,200 and includes tuition, materials, and room and board at the world-renowned Auburn University Junior Veterinary Camp in Auburn, Alabama. Online essay submission available on our website at Vet Set Go.