Interested in animal welfare? In 2022 as well, the UFAW (University Federation of Animal Welfare) has opened the calls for the Animal Welfare Student Scholarships (which aim at improving the welfare of farm, companion, laboratory, zoo or free-living wild animals whose welfare is compromised by human factors) and HSA Student / Trainee Scholarships (which aim at improving the welfare of food animals in markets, during transport or at slaughter).

Applications are welcome from individuals studying at universities or colleges part of the UFAW University Link including students of the University of Milan where Prof. Silvana Mattiello is the contact person. Students applying for those scholarships will usually be undertaking courses in the agricultural, biological, psychological, veterinary or zoological sciences but other profiles might be taken into consideration.

The project may be carried out as an integral part of a student’s coursework over an academic year or during the summer vacation.

Please, Save the Date: the deadline for applications is 28th February 2022.