Boehringer Ingelheim continuously supports independent applied research in the field of PCV2 immunity, pathogenesis, epidemiology and interaction with other (potential) pathogens. The European PCV2 Research Award is an annual award that recognizes research proposals in this area of applied PCV2 research.


Porcine Circovirus (PCV2) Research Award

An independent review board with leading European scientists in applied porcine research reviews the entries and decides upon the winning proposals. A maximum of three prizes, each worth € 25,000, are granted to European researchers every year, in order to advance scientific knowledge in the area of PCV2 research.

Over the past nine years, 26 research projects have been awarded with € 25,000 each accumulating to € 650,000 in total.