Simmons Educational FundDedicated to promoting business education in the veterinary community.
The SEF is a non-profit corporation founded in 2002 by Simmons & Associates. It was created to educate practitioners and students about the business of veterinary medicine. Since it’s founding in 2002, the SEF has reached thousands of veterinarians through its newsletters and sponsorship of speaking engagements, CE meetings, and veterinary organizations such as NCVEI, VBMA, VLE, and others with similar goals.
Dedicated to the next generation veterinarian, the SEF’s flagship project reaches veterinary students through the Business Aptitude Award Program, providing in excess of $100,000 annually in student awards.
- Nurture and provide financial support for organizations and programs whose goals are to promote business education in veterinary medicine
- Strengthen the SEF’s capacity to raise, steward, and distribute funds effectively, efficiently, and ethically
- Provide research funding that advances the veterinary profession through business education