Awards

The Congress Organizers are delighted to announce four best presentation awards at EUROTOX 2021:

  • EUROTOX Gerhard Zbinden Early Career Award
  • ECETOC Christa Hennes Early Career Award
  • Alfonso Lostia Early Career Award
  • ESTIV best poster award

Please note that interested parties can only apply for one of the four awards with their abstract. Application for one of these four awards can be made during the regular online abstract submission.

All abstracts submitted during the registration process and fulfilling the requirements (under 35) and specific award category are eligible in the award evaluation process. The winners will be selected by an evaluation panel and will be announced during the closing congress ceremony.

Early Career Award (ECA)

Award Categories

The Early Career Award comprises three categories:

EUROTOX Gerhard-Zbinden Award (EUR 2,000)
for drug-oriented toxicological research
  • The winner will receive 1,000 EUR in cash on-site at the congress and a certificate.
  • The winner may use the remaining 1,000 EUR to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc.) to attend the successive congress edition (2023 Ljubljana congress) and the registration fee will be waived.
ECETOC Christa Hennes Award (EUR 2,000)
for toxicological research into mechanisms and risk assessment
  • The winner will receive 1,000 EUR in cash on-site at the congress and a certificate.
  • The winner may use the remaining 1,000 EUR to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc.) to attend the successive congress edition (2023 Ljubljana congress) and the registration fee will be waived.

Alfonso Lostia Poster Award on Food Safety

  • The 200 EUR cash prize and a certificate will be presented by EUROTOX during the closing ceremony to an early career scientist for research work in the field of Food Safety.

Award Condition for the three Early Career Awards

The first and presenting author must be under 35 years of age as of 31 December 2021.

Four criteria will be considered:

1. Originality and potential impact of the research project

2. Adequacy of the methodological approach adopted

3. Scientific value of the results

4. Care, quality and clarity of the presentation

An initial selection of finalists will be made by the evaluation panel based careful review of the abstracts, with final evaluation taking place at the congress site.

ESTIV (The European Society for Toxicology in vitro) best poster award

ESTIV

Description

ESTIV will grant a best poster award, including 500 EUR and 1 year (2022) free ESTIV membership, to a PhD student or young scientist (≤ 35 years old) presenting her/his research work in the field of in vitro or in silico toxicology per poster as first author during the EUROTOX 2021 congress. The winner will be selected based on scientific excellence, innovation, and clarity of the poster presentation. Eligibility also includes presence during the closing ceremony of the EUROTOX 2021 congress, as the winner will be announced at this occasion.
To apply for the ESTIV best poster award the following documents are required:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of department

Contact:

For any question or concern, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Jessica Heimbecher
Phone: +49 351 65573138
Email: registration@eurotox-congress.com

Newsletter
Important Dates

17 November 2020
Registration and abstract submission open

30 April 31 March 2021
Abstract submission deadline

31 May 17 May 2021
Early registration deadline

27 September – 1 October 2021
EUROTOX 2021 (virtual congress)

Conferences of Interest

EPHAR 2021
Prague, Czech Republic
5 – 8 December 2021

ICT 2022
XVIth International Congress of Toxicology

Maastricht, The Netherlands
18 – 22 September 2022

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