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Award Categories

Each year, the SKINPACT Awards recognize new projects in two categories

 

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP

Community Leadership

Proposals for projects in this category should take a fresh and sustainable approach to improving the lives of patients with skin conditions.

2x

award

EXPERT PANEL AWARD
COMMUNITY VOTE AWARD

$10,000 (USD) each

Examples:*

  • Projects aimed at improving quality of life for patients, both physical and psychological (e.g. supporting patients in their daily lives, helping patients accept their conditions, advice on environmental factors and healthy living)
  • Projects aimed at facilitating public access to care (e.g. free screening, traveling doctors)
  • Initiatives leading to improved social integration for patients by improving self-esteem and reducing stigma (e.g. behavior therapy, activities encouraging socializing)

To be inspired, please consult the Community Leadership shortlisted projects for :
- 2017 SKINPACT Awards - Asia Pacific
- 2016 SKINPACT Awards - Latin America
- 2015 SKINPACT Awards - Worldwide

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION

Excellence in education

Proposals for projects in this category should be aimed at educating healthcare and public communities about skin health issues in a sustainable manner.

2x

award

EXPERT PANEL AWARD
COMMUNITY VOTE AWARD

$10,000 (USD) each

Examples:*

  • Initiatives providing education for patients and their support network (e.g. patient/family information workshops)
  • Awareness initiatives or projects promoting dermatology information to the general public and empowering them to seek help (e.g. screening/information campaigns)
  • Activities leading to an improvement in dermatology teaching and knowledge dissemination (e.g. dermatology training of healthcare workers, nurses, doctors who are not specialized in dermatology, dermatology residents and other health professionals) with a view to improving patient care

To be inspired, please consult the Excellence in Education shortlisted projects for :
- 2017 SKINPACT Awards - Asia Pacific
- 2016 SKINPACT Awards - Latin America
- 2015 SKINPACT Awards - Worldwide

* Examples given are in no way designed to limit or influence project submissions.

See all eligibility criteria here.

BEYOND THE AWARDS… Thanks to the projects made possible by SKINPACT Awards, stories of projects in action show how the program helps dermatologists create impact in patient communities year after year.