Applications Open for Burdock Group’s SOT 2020 Student Travel Award

January 17, 2020 - 2 minutes read

Burdock Group’s SOT Student Travel Award applications are open to a qualified full-time graduate and undergraduate student attending the SOT 59th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo in Anaheim, California (March 15-19, 2020) with research interests in the toxicology of food and food ingredients.  Students early in their graduate training who have not attended an SOT Annual Meeting are particularly encouraged to apply.

AWARD

  • Up to $1000 per student to cover meeting expenses not met by other funding or travel awards.  
  • Recognition plaque commemorating the event.
  • Casarett & Doull’s Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons textbook.

REQUIREMENTS

Submission documents to include:

  • A very brief essay discussing the student’s research and training and how it related to food safety/toxicology (1/2 page or less)
  • A letter from anyone in the toxicology department, indicating the student is enrolled and in good standing in a masters or doctoral training program in toxicology or related program (and not possessing another doctoral level degree).  Post-doctoral trainees are not eligible, nor are previous awardees.
  • A list of any other travel award(s) received for this meeting or previous meetings.
  • Proof of full-time graduate or undergraduate status (scanned copy of student ID is sufficient).
  • The awardee must be present at the FSSS meeting to accept the award in person and grants permission for his/her image to appear in the Burdock Group newsletter and/or marketing materials.

Submit applications to: info@burdockgroup.com 

DEADLINE: Thursday, February 20, 2020

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