Be Kind Award 2019

Inspired by Sarah Brown, supported by WellVet Weekend and Veterinary Voices


What are the aims of The Be Kind Awards?

  • To acknowledge those people within the veterinary profession who have demonstrated consistent acts of kindness and compassion towards their colleagues, patients and clients

  • To celebrate and share positivity

  • To inspire and encourage acts of kindness within the veterinary profession


Who can be entered for The Be Kind Awards?

Anyone within the veterinary profession can nominate anyone working within the veterinary profession (vet, nurse, student, support team members. Non-clinical applications are all welcomed and accepted [e.g. university lecturers, businesses that serve the profession, etc]).

How will The Be Kind Awards be judged?

The awards will be judged by our Be Kind Panel and will be based on the following criteria:

  • Level and depth of kindness/compassion and/or

  • Consistency of demonstration and/or

  • Impact of kindness

How do I nominate someone?

Simply complete and submit the nomination form below. 

Closing date for nominations

Please submit your nominations by 5pm on Friday 30th August .


Information about prizes

The Be Kind Awards will be run as a regular event at The WellVet Weekend. All nominees will be acknowledged at WellVet Weekend. This year’s winners will be presented with a prize at the WellVet Weekend and will receive a ticket for the next WellVet event.*

Information about your nomination

Please note, the contents of this nomination may be made public to the person you are nominating, to the attendees of the WellVet Weekend and via social media and online.  If you'd like your nomination to remain anonymous, please check the box at the bottom of the form. 

*We are planning to continue WellVet as an annual event of sports and wellbeing, but this may be subject to change.

Be Kind Awards Nomination Form