Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc. is accepting submissions for its 2013 porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome research awards, seeking study proposals from swine veterinarians, diagnosticians and public and private researchers in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

For the last 10 years, the company has contributed $75,000 annually through its awards to fund three selected research programs. Boehringer Ingelheim encourages people interested in submitting research award proposals to do so by Jan. 1, 2013.