The International Canine Health Awards are the world’s largest and most significant prizes recognising excellence in canine research, dog health and welfare.

2022 Awards

These annual Awards, which are now in their tenth year, are underwritten by a major gift from Vernon and Shirley Hill, founders of Metro Bank, and are administrated by The Kennel Club Charitable Trust.

The Awards celebrate some of the world’s finest and most dedicated people whose work positively impacts on the health and well-being of dogs. There are two global open prizes, The Lifetime Achievement Award, and the International Award; two prizes for UK students, a Postgraduate Student Inspiration Award and an Undergraduate Student Inspiration Award; and a UK Breed Health Co-ordinator Award. Full details of the Awards and past winners can be found here.

To ICHA 2021 Awards Ceremony was live-streamed on Wednesday 30th June at 2pm BST.

How to apply for 2022

Please find below the International Canine Health Awards application forms for 2022.  All completed applications must be submitted by 28 February 2022.

If you have any queries regarding the application process or have issues completing the form, then please contact Anita Tabrett - icha@thekennelclub.org.uk.

Watch again

The ICHA 2021 Awards Ceremony was live-streamed on Wednesday 30th June at 2pm BST.

The ICHA 2021 Awards Ceremony is available to watch here