The University College of Cork offers the Charles Donovan Prize in Dermatology. The prize was donated by the Department of Medicine Dermatology Department and South Infirmary/Victoria University Hospital. Charles Donovan received international recognition through his exceptional work. The School of Medicine considers him a very suitable person to be associated with this prize.This prize is awarded yearly at the university. It is intended for Fourth Year Medical students. The four top scoring students in the Dermatology examination will be invited to participate in an oral examination. The oral examination will determine the winner of the Charles Donovan Prize. The winner will receive the Charles Donovan Medal and a monetary prize. The monetary prize will be awarded in one payment.
To be eligible students must meet all requirements of University College Cork. The students must be Fourth Year Medical Students. The students must obtain one of the top four scores on the Dermatology examination. The students must then accept the invitation to participate in the oral examination of Dermatology. The winner of the oral examination will be the winner of the Charles Donovan Prize in Dermatology.