SOT Awards

Association of Scientists of Indian Origin SIG ASIO-SOT Best Paper Award

Deadline: October 15

The “ASIO-SOT Best Paper” award is given to a peer-reviewed publication published by ASIO-SOT members. The purpose of this award is to recognize the outstanding research published by ASIO members. The award includes a plaque or a certificate. The award winner(s) will be determined by ASIO awards committee.

Award Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be an ASIO member (or have pending application for membership). If not a member yet, you can apply for ASIO membership throughout the year via the following link There is no SOT membership requirement. However, we strongly encourage applicants to apply for SOT membership, if they are not members currently.
  • The applicant must be the first author (equal contribution first co-author is acceptable) or the last author on the paper submitted. If the applicant is the equal contribution first co-author, then the all first author(s) will be recognized as well. If the applicant is the last author, then the first author (and equal contribution first co-author) will be recognized as well.
  • The original research article published (or accepted) in peer reviewed journal between Oct 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021, will be considered. Note: if the paper is accepted and not published, the letter of acceptance from journal editors is required.
  • The publication should be focused on the fields of toxicology or related fields.

Submission Requirements:

A SINGLE PDF file containing following materials should be emailed to

  • Section 1: A full citation of the accepted** or submitted paper.
  • Section 2: A copy of the published paper. (**Note: In case of an accepted article, a copy of the official letter of acceptance from the journal must be included along with paper pre-print)
  • If nominee’s application is still pending, please provide their membership application as a separate attachment.

For any questions please contact Adhithiya Charli

Award Group: SOT

Application Materials:



Adhithiya Charli