EUROTOX Congress Awards

Young Scientist Awards

  1.  EUROTOX Gerhard-Zbinden (EUR 2,000) for drug-oriented toxicological research.
    • The winner will receive EUR 1,000 in cash at the congress.
    • The winner may use the remaining EUR 1,000 to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc) to attend the successive congress edition. The claim should be made directly to the EUROTOX Treasurer using the form obtained from the EUROTOX Secretariat ([email protected])
     
  2. ECETOC (EUR 2,000) for toxicological research into mechanisms and risk assessment.
    • The winner will receive EUR 1,000 in cash at the congress.
    • The winner may use the remaining EUR 1,000 to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc) to attend the successive congress edition. The claim should be made directly to the EUROTOX Treasurer using the form obtained from the EUROTOX Secretariat([email protected])
     
  3. SITOX (EUR 1,000) for multi-national collaborative research, results of a collaboration of a minimum of four researchers from different European countries.
    • The winner will receive the entire sum in the amount of EUR 1,000 in cash at the congress.

 

The registration fee for YSA recipients to attend the successive congress will be waived by the organiser of the next congress.

 

To be eligible, the candidate must

  • be the first and presenting author of the abstract
  • under 35 years of age as of 31 December of 2012
  • have successfully paid the congress registration fee.

 

There is no application procedure for the award. All posters presented auttomatically participate in the contest and will be considered by the jury.

 

The Bo Holmstedt Memorial Foundation (BHMF) Poster Award

A BO HOLMSTEDT Poster Award (EUR 1,000) is awarded for describing a feasible method for the solution of a toxicological problem under maximum respect of the 3R-principle (Reduce, Refine, Replace animal testing).

 

Eligibility

The author who has an abstract accepted for poster presentation in the topic "In vitro toxicology" will be automatically eligible to be candidate to the award.

  

• The winner will receive the entire sum in the amount of EUR 1,000 in cash at the congress.

 

There is no application procedure for the award. All posters presented automatically participate in the contest and will be considered by the jury.