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Doctor Sniffs Bed Bug Dog Scholarship Fund

The Doctor Sniffs Science Major Scholarship Fund.

Doctor Sniffs is a bed bug inspection company in NYC. We provide K9 bed bug inspections all over the greater NYC area. Not only that but we also provide helpful articles on bed bugs. Some of these include:

Any student obtaining a science degree (examples: BA, MS, DVM, MD)

1  $500 scholarship will be awarded for 2021/2022.

The application deadline is November 1st, 2022.  The winners will be announced the second week of December 2022 and money disbursed by December 31st,  2022. The winner will be notified by email and money disbursed by a check from Doctor Sniffs Bed Bug Dogs.

Scholarship Criteria

  1. Each nominee must have taken out some student loans for undergrad and graduate school.
  2. Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program with a science major, or graduate program with a science major, or any Doctoral program.
  3. The nominee must answer the questions, complete the essay, and sign the form.
  4. Each nominee must provide a current college transcript.
  5. Must be a US student, enrolled in an accredited college located in the United States. US students attending Ross, SGU, or any other US accredited college, are welcome to apply.
  6. Email it to  subject should say “2021/2022 COMPLETED SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION”


By applying for this scholarship, you are giving consent to allow us to use your personal information for the purpose of offering the scholarship.  We will not use your personal information for any other reasons.


Email the questionnaire, DOWNLOAD PDF HERE, a copy of your transcript, and essay with the subject line of the email saying “2021/2022 COMPLETED SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION”.  Everything must be sent in one email.

Essay Questions: Please write between 400 and 1000 words

  1. What is something specific that you learned in one of your science classes? Be as detailed as you want.

2022 Doctor Sniffs Scholarship Winner

Alexis Starr 2022 Doctor Sniffs Scholarship winner.

Alexis Starr


Alexis is an NCSU veterinary student who first became interested in pursuing science during freshman year biology during a DNA extraction lab! Alexis says, “Biology allowed me to think creatively and logically about older discoveries while inspiring innovation for new thoughts and ideas.”

2020 Doctor Sniffs Scholarship Winner

Elysia Lewis is a student at the Forest Resource Conservation School in Florida

Elysia Lewis


Elysia Lewis is passionate about the environment and public outreach. They look forward to graduating from UF’s School of Forest Resource Conservation, so they can impact more lives. Being a role model for other younger STEM students is important to Elysia. Elysia is also excited to dive deeper into natural resource conservation through this degree program. The degree will allow Elysia to help preserve the ecological integrity of our natural resources.

2019 Doctor Sniffs Scholarship Winners

Brittany Playso Doctor Sniffs Inspection Scholarship

Brittany Playso


Brittany Playso has been researching the importance of cholesterol metabolism in Alzheimer’s disease, since her undergraduate studies. Brittany recently got accepted to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and will pursue a degree in animal medicine while still maintaining her focus on research.

Adam Celikmen Scholarship winner

Adam Celikmen

U of Mass

Adam Celikmen has an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology. “I currently am going to the University of Massachusetts Lowell pursuing a degree in Computer Science. I am taking courses in biology/biotechnology and combining that with my computer science degree to create a unique skill set.”