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Every year during World Congress, the WSAVA presents its prestigious annual awards which are designed to recognize veterinary excellence and achievement globally. Our Award winners are an inspiration to our global veterinary community through their work to benefit companion animals and people around the world.

To find out more about the WSAVA Awards or to nominate a candidate, please contact the WSAVA Secretariat at 

The WSAVA Awards

Below you can find all the WSAVA Awards that are awarded annually. Please click on each award to find out more information, the criteria and the nomination form.  Nominations for the 2020 awards are now OPEN. The deadline to submit nominations is February 15th, 2020.

The winners will receive their award during the WSAVA World Congress 2020 in Warsaw, Poland. The winners will receive complimentary congress registration, tickets to social events, accommodation and will be reimbursed for economy class travel expenses to attend the WSAVA World Congress 2020. 


Previous Award Recipients

Follow visit Past Award Winner to find out who has previously won our awards