The European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine – Companion Animals (ECVIM-CA) and the Purina Institute are pleased to announce the creation of the Purina Institute Resident Research Awards.
Purpose of this program
This new award program will provide an enriching research experience for ECVIM-CA residents by working with skilled research-scientist mentors for small animal research relevant to ECVIM-CA specialties. The Purina Institute will award 40,000 € in Purina Institute Resident Research Awards in 2020.
The maximum amount awarded per project will be 10,000 €.
Purina Institute support for veterinary clinical research
Serving as the global voice of Purina’s science and its more than 500 scientists and pet care experts, the Purina Institute aims to connect the most innovative minds in pet health by facilitating knowledge exchange and collaboration with veterinary and scientific thought leaders around the world. The creation of this awards program is yet another step the Purina Institute is taking in support of this goal.
As a champion of nutrition, the Purina Institute will share the company’s latest scientific breakthroughs and will provide objective, fact-based information sourced from the wider scientific community on current trending topics across pet and human nutrition with the goal of putting nutrition at the forefront of pet health discussions. To learn more about the Purina Institute visit www.purinainstitute.com.
Applications for 2021
The Award is subject to the Clinical Studies Fund terms and conditions and the Purina Pet Care Ethical Policy (please download these below).
Key dates for this program are as follows:
Deadline for receipt of applications: 17:00 GMT on 10th December 2021
Reviewers’ decision to be communicated by: 17:00 GMT on 14th February 2021