Merck Mentorship Award

The Saskatchewan Association of Veterinary Technologists and Merck Animal Health offer an annual award that recognizes the value of mentorship in the profession of veterinary technology.  The successful nominee must have made a significant contribution to the Veterinary Technology profession through their outstanding colleague and/or student mentorship activities, excellent workplace performance and dedication to the Veterinary Technology profession, facilitated Veterinary Technology students and/or RVT colleagues in acquiring the skills and resources needed to succeed as professionals, been a current Active or Lifetime member of the SAVT, and a minimum of 10 years of Active membership within a Veterinary Technology association.

Nominations can be submitted by completing the nomination form below. 

The award will be presented at the November AGM and Conference Banquet program when possible. 

Previous award recipients can be found below: 
2017 - Helen Johannesen
2018 - Lois Ridgway
2019 - Carolyn Cartwright