Conferences and Training

Conferences & Training

This ongoing grant category supports continued learning and education for employees and volunteers working in the animal welfare industry.

PetSmart Charities provides grants for conferences and training

Acceptable requests for this category include:

  • Multi-organizational and professional-level learning
  • Wet-lab training for spay & neuter surgeries

This grant category is now closed.
Check back in 2018 for new funding opportunities.


Grant Success Stories

Read the success stories made possible by our partners across North America

August 21, 2018
In 2013, John Bickham, operational excellence manager for Distribution Center 10, attended a graduation ceremony for an Ohio-based nonprofit organization called 4 Paws for...
August 21, 2018
Mr. Williams* is 79 years old and lives in Knox County, Tennessee.  Years ago, he retired to care for his wife of 55 years whom was diagnosed with cancer.  When she sadly...
April 11, 2018
Students and Staff Deploy Mobile Clinic for Emergency Relief Efforts