SOT Awards

Computational Toxicology SS Elsevier Postdoctoral Award & CTSS Student Award

Deadline: January 7

The Computational Toxicology Special Section (CTSS) is pleased to announce two awards available, one for a current graduate student sponsored by CTSS and one for a postdoctoral scholar sponsored by Elsevier, for attending the SOT Annual Meeting.

A graduate student and a postdoctoral scholar will be selected. Each awardee will be awarded a monetary prize of $1,000.

Submission requirements are:

  1. Applicants conducting research in computational toxicology as defined by the CTSS website are encouraged;
  2. The applicant is not required to be a CTSS member but is highly encouraged;
  3. An abstract must have been submitted and accepted for the upcoming SOT Annual Meeting with the graduate student or postdoctoral fellow as the presenting author; the late-breaking abstract is acceptable;
  4. A letter must be received from the mentor outlining the fellow's role in the research;
  5. The awardee will be required to provide a seminar on their latest work at the CTSS meeting at the upcoming SOT;
  6. A student/postdoctoral scholar is not eligible for the same award if they have won it previously, but a former student awardee can apply the postdoctoral award;
  7. Recipients of this award will not accept travel awards from any other Specialty Section for the upcoming SOT Annual Meeting.

A copy of the accepted abstract and a recommendation letter from the PhD student/postdoctoral fellow's mentor or a CTSS member must be sent as an electronic file attachment (Word or pdf) to no later than the deadline.

The awardee will be notified by February 1.

Award Group: SOT

Application Materials: