WIT Outstanding Young Investigator Award
Opens Aug 14 2023 12:00 AM (EDT)
Deadline Dec 1 2023 11:59 PM (EST)
Description

Description:

The Outstanding Young Investigator Award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the field toxicology in the early stage of their career. Peer and self-nominations are both welcomed.

Requirements for applications: The recipient must have 15 years or less of experience since obtaining his/her highest degree. Exceptions to the 15 year limitation can be made if careers were interrupted due to health reasons, family responsibilities, or related situations. The exception should be briefly acknowledged in the nomination letter – sufficient details are not expected to maintain privacy.

 Applicant SOT Membership Requirements:

  • This award requires for the applicant to be an active member of the Society of Toxicology (Associate or Full Member) and Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group

Required application components

  • Applications should include key contributions to the field, and career milestones/accolades. These criteria, with others listed below, are used in the award selection process.
  • Summary of the candidate's scientific contributions, including originality and impact on advancing the field of toxicology
  • At least two, but no more than three, letters of recommendation describing the nominee's significant contributions to toxicology. CV listing is not sufficient without analysis and discussion of the important contributions and how the nominee meets the award criteria
  • Curriculum vitae of the applicant- 10 pages maximum
  •  Headshot/photograph image of sufficient quality for poster and presentation materials (does not factor into selection of the awardee, this is to have the info on hand to develop WIT annual meeting materials in a timely manner)

The awardee will receive an engraved plaque and a monetary award. The intent of the monetary award is that it be used for education and/or research-related expenses, including travel to scientific conferences.

Applications that did not receive an award will remain on file and be considered for one (1) year.

Questions? Email sot.wit.awards@gmail.com

WIT Outstanding Young Investigator Award


Description:

The Outstanding Young Investigator Award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the field toxicology in the early stage of their career. Peer and self-nominations are both welcomed.

Requirements for applications: The recipient must have 15 years or less of experience since obtaining his/her highest degree. Exceptions to the 15 year limitation can be made if careers were interrupted due to health reasons, family responsibilities, or related situations. The exception should be briefly acknowledged in the nomination letter – sufficient details are not expected to maintain privacy.

 Applicant SOT Membership Requirements:

  • This award requires for the applicant to be an active member of the Society of Toxicology (Associate or Full Member) and Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group

Required application components

  • Applications should include key contributions to the field, and career milestones/accolades. These criteria, with others listed below, are used in the award selection process.
  • Summary of the candidate's scientific contributions, including originality and impact on advancing the field of toxicology
  • At least two, but no more than three, letters of recommendation describing the nominee's significant contributions to toxicology. CV listing is not sufficient without analysis and discussion of the important contributions and how the nominee meets the award criteria
  • Curriculum vitae of the applicant- 10 pages maximum
  •  Headshot/photograph image of sufficient quality for poster and presentation materials (does not factor into selection of the awardee, this is to have the info on hand to develop WIT annual meeting materials in a timely manner)

The awardee will receive an engraved plaque and a monetary award. The intent of the monetary award is that it be used for education and/or research-related expenses, including travel to scientific conferences.

Applications that did not receive an award will remain on file and be considered for one (1) year.

Questions? Email sot.wit.awards@gmail.com

Opens
Aug 14 2023 12:00 AM (EDT)
Deadline
Dec 1 2023 11:59 PM (EST)

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All Scientists