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International Canine Health Awards

International Canine Health Awards 2016
 

The International Canine Health Awards are returning for the fifth year to celebrate some of the world’s finest researchers and scientists whose work has had a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of dogs.

Nominations are currently being sought for the awards, which are run by the Kennel Club Charitable Trust and include substantial cash prizes donated by Vernon and Shirley Hill of Metro Bank to go towards new or continued research.

The three categories for the International Canine Health Awards include International Prize in Canine Health for outstanding contribution in the field of canine health and welfare with a prize fund of £40,000 for future projects. A Lifetime Achievement Award with a £10,000 prize fund open to veterinarians or scientists and Student Inspiration Awards which will be split into undergraduate and postgraduate, with a prize fund of £10,000 for the post-graduate and £5,000 for the under-graduate winner. 

See below for more information about the different categories and how to apply for the International Canine Health Awards:

How to Apply / Nominate
Whether you want to apply yourself or nominate someone you think is worthy of an International Canine Health Award, you can find out more about the different categories and download the nomination forms now.
Previous Winners
Previous year's winners include Professor Holger Volk received the International Award in 2016 recognising his progressive work in canine epilepsy as well as Professor Mike Herrtage won the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016 for his major contribution to veterinary scholarship and research. Find out more about them and other past winners.
News
Read all the news about the International Canine Health Awards here.
Our Sponsor
The International Canine Health Awards are underwritten by a major gift from Vernon and Shirley Hill, Founders of Metro Bank and administrated by the Kennel Club. Find out more about Metro Bank and how they support the awards.
Contact & Press
If you would like to get in touch with the Kennel Club press team to discuss the International Canine Health Awards or request a quote from a spokesperson please click here.

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