Scholarships & Awards

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology supports and encourages veterinary dermatology for those practicing in geographic regions with limited access or opportunity.

Peter Ihrke


The Peter Ihrke Scholarship honours the life and career of Professor Peter Ihrke and provides the opportunity for an individual from an under-privileged region to attend a externship at the University of California-Davis (UCD) Veterinary School.
Scholarship Lunch


The WAVD promotes the global development of veterinary dermatology by offering scholarships to attend the World Congress to veterinarians with limited access to continuing education in veterinary dermatology.
Hugo Schindelka


The Hugo Schindelka Award commemorates initiation of the scientific approach to veterinary dermatology and its establishment as a discipline. The award is presented every four years at the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology.
University of Pretoria

WAVD dermatology internship at the Faculty of Veterinary Science University of Pretoria, South Africa

The WAVD partners with the Faculty of Veterinary Science at the University of Pretoria to sponsor this internship in veterinary dermatology.