The UFAW Early Career Animal Welfare Researcher of the Year Award (formerly Young Animal Welfare Scientist) is a prize that recognises the achievements of young scientists who have made significant contributions to improving the welfare of animals. The UFAW Early Career Animal Welfare Researcher of the Year Award is open to students who are currently studying for a doctoral degree and to individuals who are within six years of the end of their PhD work. Candidates may be based in the UK or elsewhere. The winner of this award will receive a £1000 cheque and will be presented with a framed award certificate.

Nomination procedure

Nominations may be made on behalf of an individual or a candidate may nominate themselves. Nominees must be aw

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