Standing Awards

Best Undergraduate Thesis Awards

1. Edna Lucille Enriquez Yap Research Award in Veterinary Anatomy

Donor: Dr. Edna Lucille E. Yap, DVM ‘62
Year Instituted: 1985

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Veterinary Anatomy. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

2. Proceso A. Oyzon Memorial Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Large Animals

Donor: Dr. Dominador K. Oyzon, DVM ‘50
Year Instituted: 1977

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Large Animal Practice. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

3. Professor Lope M. Yutuc Research Award in Veterinary Parasitology

Donor: Dr. Marcelina B. Venus-Powers, DVM ‘51
Year Instituted: 1977

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Veterinary Parasitology. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

4. Award of Excellence for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Veterinary Public Health

Donor: Animal Doctors Company
Year Instituted: 1996

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Veterinary Public Health. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

5. Robert H. Lo Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Poultry

Donor: Dr. Robert H. Lo, DVM ‘83
Year Instituted: 1999

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Poultry Practice. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

6. Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Veterinary Pathology

Donor: Dr. Leo A. Obviar, DVM cum laude ‘85
Year Instituted: 2000

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in the field of Veterinary Pathology. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

7. Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis on the Horse

Donor: Dr. Romy G. Modomo
Year Instituted: 2000

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research on the horse. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

8. Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis on the Water Buffalo

Donor: Philippine Carabao Center
Year Instituted: 2000

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research on the water buffalo. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

9. Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis on the Dog and the Cat

Donor: Dr. Elizardo V. Reyes, DVM ‘85
Year Instituted: 2002

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research on either dog or the cat. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

10. Dr. Elito F. Landicho Memorial Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Veterinary Physiology

Donor: Dr. Jacobb-Josephson Caones
Year Instituted: 2009

This is awarded to the graduating student with the best undergraduate research in veterinary physiology. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.

11. Dr. Jacobb-Josephson Caones Veterinary Entrepreneurial Undergraduate Thesis Award

Donor: Dr. Jacobb-Josephson Caones
Year Instituted: 2009

12. CEVA Animal Health Excellence Award for the Most Innovative Thesis in Veterinary Medicine

Donor: CEVA Animal Health Philippines
Year Instituted: 2009

This is awarded to the graduating student with the most innovative thesis in veterinary medicine. The award is a UP Oblation statuette and cash.