WAB President’s Award

The WAB will present an award (3000 €) to recognize the participation of a young veterinarian presenter at the biannual Congress (oral presentation).

The winner of the 2022 President’s Award at the Madrid WBC was ANGEL ABUELO from Michigan State University, USA, who will receive his Award at the 2024 WBC held in Cancun, Mexico.


  • The candidate must register for the award when submitting his or her presentation to one of the World Buiatrics Congress (WBC).
  • Applicants must:
    1. be a veterinarian
    2. be 35 years of age or younger (on January 1st of the year of the Congress)
    3. agree to attend the next World Buiatrics Congress (WBC)


A selection committee composed of the WAB President and designated members of the Executive Committee will select a recipient at the end of the congress.

For WBC Cancun 2024, the committee is:

  • Norman Williamson, Committee Chair
  • Arcangelo Gentile, President
  • Emile Bouchard, Past President
  • N.N.
  • WBC scientific committee (To be announced)

The recipient will be informed at the end of the congress and will receive his/her prize at the next World Buiatrics congress to which he/she must attend.


Deadline for submission is April 1st, 2024.

Candidates must fill the Application Form.

The Gustav Rosenberger Memorial Fund

The Gustav Rosenberger Memorial Fund provides an annual grant of €10.000 to a young and promising veterinarian, preferably from a country or area with suboptimal possibilities. The application form can be filled online.

Application deadline: Application deadline for the 2024 GRMF grant is January 31st, 2024.

Submission forms