Awards & recognition

The Society recognizes outstanding contributions of individuals in the field of Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology and confers various awards and travel grants to outstanding scientists. The coveted awards include:

▶ ISVIB Young Scientist Award

▶ ISVIB Mid-career Scientist Award

▶ GADVASU Woman Scientist Award

▶ Lingard Memorial and Burnett Team Award

In addition, ISVIB will provide travel assistance to interested Scientist/Assistant Professor/ PG student who makes the trip on their own accord without any institutional support. The contestants must be enrolled as life member of ISVIB at the time of application submission deadline. The hard copies of the full paper for awards should be sent to Dr. A Thangavelu, Secretary, ISVIB, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Madras Veterinary College, Vepery, Chennai-600 007, Tamil Nadu (Mobile: 9940430129), latest by November 15, 2018, along with a soft copy to A copy of the award application should be sent to the Organizing Secretary, XXV Annual Convention of ISVIB (VIBCON-2018). Membership application form, detailed guidelines for awards and application proforma for awards can be downloaded from the Society website: