Educational Programs

VPMA Scholarship Programs

VPMA Virginia Tech Scholarship

VPMA offers renewable scholarship awards in the spring and fall semesters to undergraduate and graduate students at Virginia Tech whose studies are focused in the field of structural pest management. This scholarship is intended to recognize those superior students whose research and extension activities have benefited (or will benefit) the pest management industry. The objective of the scholarship is to encourage these students to prepare for careers in urban pest management.

Eligibility:

  1. Applicant must be enrolled at Virginia Tech at the time of the awarding of the scholarship. High school seniors may apply however, they may not receive the award unless they are enrolled at Virginia Tech at the time of the awarding of the scholarship.
  2. Applicant must be a full-time student.
  3. Applicant should be enrolled in a program that stresses the technical aspects of structural pest control.

Click here to learn about the application process, provisions and to obtain an application for the Spring 2020 VPMA Virginia Tech Scholarship.

VPMA Statewide Scholarship

The VPMA offers renewable scholarship awards in the spring and fall semesters to undergraduate and graduate students whose studies are focused in the field of structural pest management. This scholarship is intended to recognize those superior students whose research and extension activities have benefited (or will benefit) the pest management industry. The objective of the scholarship is to encourage these students to prepare for careers in urban pest management.

Eligibility:

  1. Applicant must be enrolled at Virginia Tech at the time of the awarding of the scholarship. High school seniors may apply however, they may not receive the award unless they are enrolled at Virginia Tech at the time of the awarding of the scholarship.
  2. Applicant must be a full-time student.
  3. Applicant should be enrolled in a program that stresses the technical aspects of structural pest control.

Application Process:

  1. Complete and submit an application form.
  2. Submit a current curriculum vita or resume.
  3. Submit a one-page, double-spaced essay describing how your studies, research and work will contribute to the structural pest management industry in Virginia.
  4. Submit two letters of recommendation from faculty advisors and/or industry employers. The letters should address the applicant’s work ethic and progress in course work and research. The applicant’s participation in industry training programs and conferences should be included. Letters should also describe which aspects of structural pest management the applicant’s work emphasizes.

Click here to learn about the application process, provisions and to obtain an application for the Spring 2020 VPMA Statewide Scholarship.

VPMA Election Results

VPMA held elections for the VPMA Board of Directors this Fall. A slate of officers and three open director seats were voted on during this election.

Click here to see the new 2019-2020 VPMA Board!

Upcoming events
There are no up-coming events

GOLD EDUCATION SPONSORS
Click logo to visit website!

 Nisus Sustainable Solutions Logo CMYK 300dpi    BASF logo 002
     
2018 Corp Logo BG Bayer Cross Basic 72dpi on screen RGB 4   Bell Logo 1.jpg
     
UnivSol Logo stacked 002   Catchmaster PRO 01
     
Forshaw 2019   corteva web
     
TargetSpec Logo 002   syngenta logo
     
    Crawlspace Depot Logo RGB 72dpi

 

cvpma


nova


SVPMALogo 1


Tidewater Pest Control Association