Toxicologic and Exploratory Pathology SS STP Student Award

Society of Toxicology


Grant amount: US $1,500

Anticipated deadline: Jan 14, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Conference, Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Indiana

Location of residency: United States

Must travel to: Indiana

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Overview:

Society of Toxicology

Founded in 1961, the Society of Toxicology (SOT) is a professional and scholarly organization of scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry representing the great variety of scientists who practice toxicology in the US and abroad. The Society’s mission is to create a safer and healthier world by advancing the science and increasing the impact of toxicology.

Toxicologic and Exploratory Pathology SS STP Student Award

The TEPSS/STP Student Award was created to encourage students interested in research and/or careers in the field of Toxicologic Pathology. The recipient will receive free STP Annual Meeting registration, free student membership to STP for one year, and $1,500 to be used towards lodging and travel to the STP Annual Symposium, which will be held during the third week in June each year.

The recipient of the TEPSS/STP Student Award will be announced at the TEPSS Luncheon during the SOT Annual Meeting, and will be acknowledged at the STP Annual Symposium, with the monetary award presented at or immediately following the STP Annual Symposium.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • To be eligible to compete for this award, applicants must be:
    • individuals who are currently enrolled in a program leading to a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM, VMD)
    • M.S., Ph.D., or
    • be in a residency or other postdoctoral program in pathology or toxicology, or
    • completed training in the year preceding the SOT meeting.
    • Trainees in clinical and/or anatomic pathology are encouraged to apply for the award.
    • Applicants must be the first author of an SOT-accepted abstract concerning research in toxicology, pathology or a related field that presents work illustrating the integrated application of pathology (morphologic, or clinical pathology) endpoints with other scientific approaches
      • e.g. biomarkers, molecular or systems biology, imaging, or in vitro-in vivo correlations, to enhance the understanding of whole animal or tissue toxicologic responses.
      • The abstract may be for either a poster or platform presentation at SOT, but a poster must be prepared by the awardee for the STP meeting

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.

Preferences:

  • Trainees in clinical and/or anatomic pathology are encouraged to apply for the award.