A number of graduate assistantships are available and are awarded to candidates with strong academic records.
Sources of funding include:
- The VMRCVM
- College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
- Graduate School open-nomination and block grant fellowships (for the recruitment of new students only)
- University diversity fellowships
- Endowed fellowships
- Funds from faculty research contracts and grants, involving federal, state and private sources.
Inquiries about the stipends can be made to the VMSC Graduate Program.