ACVP Pharmacy Students

ACA Student MembershipsStudent Membership

Student Membership Information

Online Application

Becoming a student member of the American College of Veterinary Pharmacists is a great way to learn more about veterinary healthcare. If you have an interest in joining the ranks of some of the most entrepreneurial pharmacists in our profession this is the place for you! Members of ACVP represent a select group of practitioners who have distinguished themselves as having some of the most highly evolved professional practices in the country.

If you are a pharmacy student, then you are eligible for student membership in ACVP.  The first year is only $5 and then the annual dues is $20 per year after.

ACA Compound Academy

Designed specifically for pharmacy students, the 2-day ACA Compound Academy combines lectures and hands-on lab experiences to prepare them for a career in compounding pharmacy. At only $275, ACA Compound Academy is an affordable option for pharmacy students and recent graduates. Add on a third day for even more practical experience in the ACA National Training Lab in Bartlett, Tennessee.

ACA Compound Academy Course Information and Online Registration


The ACA Foundation offers scholarships to ACA and ACVP Student Members twice yearly; application deadlines are April 15 and October 15.

Currently we have the following scholarships available:
  • Willie Osborn Student Scholarship for Entrepreneurism — $500 cash award plus travel expenses to attend an ACA or ACVP Conference
  • George Malmberg Student Scholarship for Compounding Excellence — covers tuition and travel expenses for an ACA compounding training course
  • Pharmacists Mutual | ACA Foundation Community Pharmacy Scholarship
    $2,500 scholarship will be awarded at the ACA | ACVP Annual Conference & Expo or another ACA or ACVP Conference

Student Scholarship Award Criteria

Online Student Scholarship Application