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The Daniel Morton and Laura Dill Morton Scholarship Award Procedures

Application Deadline: November 1

The Daniel Morton and Laura Dill Morton Scholarship was established in 2016 to provide an award annually to an outstanding student/trainee with an interest in toxicologic pathology. Students with a DVM or equivalent degree enrolled in a graduate or residency program who demonstrate commitment to toxicologic pathology and high potential for a successful career in this field are encouraged to apply. Applicants must submit a personal statement describing current research activities, interests and activities related to toxicologic pathology, and professional goals, two professional letters of recommendation with one letter from her/his academic advisor, and Curriculum Vitae.

Applicants will be judged based on level of demonstrated interest in the field of toxicologic pathology, letters of recommendation and CV. A $5,000 monetary award and engraved plaque will be presented at the Awards Ceremony during the STP Annual Meeting. Award acknowledgement will be included on the STP website and in the annual meeting issue of Toxicologic Pathology.

Daniel Morton and Laura Dill Morton Scholarship Application

Student Travel Award Procedures

Abstract and Application Deadline: March 30

Abstract Submission

Student Travel Awards are available to Graduate Students for participation in the STP Annual Meeting. Each of the students who are chosen will receive a stipend (approximately $1,000—varies yearly) to defray travel and lodging costs associated with attending the convention, complimentary meeting registration, and complimentary STP student membership for the following year. Recipients will be recognized at a special event at the Combined Annual Meeting.

Student Travel Award Application
Student Travel Award Judging Criteria

Young Investigator Award Procedures

Abstract and Application Deadline: March 30

Abstract Submission

Young Investigator Awards (1st, $750; 2nd $500; 3rd, $250) will also be presented at the STP Annual Meeting for the top three student poster abstracts. When you submit an abstract online, please check the appropriate box to indicate your interest in applying for the Young Investigator Award. Applicants will receive instructions about the selection process and poster judging times via email.

Young Investigator Award Judging Criteria
Poster Guidelines

STP Modular Course Student Travel Award Procedures

Application Deadline: July 31

The Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP) is pleased to offer the STP Modular Course Scholarship to eligible students and trainees with demonstrated interest in the field of toxicologic pathology. This scholarship is intended to cultivate those interests by exposing trainees to in-depth applicable knowledge in subspecialties of Toxicologic Pathology, while also facilitating interactions and networking opportunities for trainees interested in pursuing a career in Toxicologic Pathology. Applications are due July 31, 2017.

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STP Modular Course Student Travel Award Application

IATP/STP Charles Capen Trainee Award Procedures

Application Deadline: November 1

The Charles Capen Trainee Award given by the International Academy of Toxicologic Pathology (IATP) and the Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP) recognizes Dr. Charles Capen and his legacy as a researcher, teacher, and mentor to the pathology and toxicology communities spanning more than four decades. Dr. Capen was recognized worldwide as an exceptional leader in veterinary and biomedical research. He was a highly regarded mentor to numerous graduate students and postdoctoral scientists. His students and trainees are now leaders throughout academia, government and industry.

The awardee will receive a cash award in the amount of $2000.00 to further his or her training and education in the field of toxicologic pathology, plus complimentary STP annual meeting registration and complimentary STP student membership for the following year. He or she will be recognized during the Awards Ceremony at the STP Annual Meeting. Applicants are required to submit a published (or accepted for publication) manuscript from a peer-reviewed journal consisting of original work involving clinical or experimental research that relates to toxicologic pathology.

Eligibility:
Eligible trainees are individuals working on an academic degree, or in a training or residency program, in the field of experimental or toxicologic pathology or a related discipline (to include, but not limited to, veterinary students, pathology residents [veterinary or medical] and/or MS or PhD students). Candidates who have recently completed (within 12 months of the application deadline) their graduate studies are also eligible, but must have been enrolled in a program at the time the data were collected. Attendance at the next STP Annual Symposium the year of receipt is required. The CCA is based on a published first author manuscript within the past year or an accepted pending manuscript in the field of toxicological pathology, as well as a letter of recommendation, personal statement, and CV. Please see specific instructions below on how to apply.

IATP was established in 1999. Its purpose is to recognize and accredit toxicologic pathologists whose work affects the public welfare throughout the world. Fellows of IATP are scientists who have achieved expert status in the practice of toxicologic pathology through scientific leadership and innovation which benefits society and their profession. Accreditation in IATP is based on formal training in pathology, demonstrated achievement, proven ability, continuing practice and expertise. Agencies, universities and other organizations regularly seek out IATP Fellows to serve as guest lecturers, panel experts, and consultants. For more information on IATP please visit the IATP website.

IATP/STP Charles Capen Trainee Award Application
IATP/STP Charles Capen Trainee Award for Best Manuscript Judging Criteria

STP/TEPSS Student Award Procedures

Application Deadline: January 14

The STP/TEPSS Student Award was created to encourage students interested in research and/or careers in the field of Toxicologic Pathology. The recipient will receive complimentary STP Annual Meeting registration, complimentary student membership to STP for the following year, and $2,000 to be used for lodging and travel to the STP Annual Meeting, which generally takes place in June each year.

Applicants should submit the following:

  1. A copy of their abstract (the candidate must be the first author and the presenting author),
  2. a letter (maximum two pages) describing their research project and professional goals,
  3. a letter of sponsorship from an academic advisor who is a member of SOT or STP, and
  4. a CV.

The recipient of the STP/TEPSS Student Award will be announced at the TEPSS Luncheon during the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Annual Meeting, and will be acknowledged at a special event at the Combined Annual Meeting, with the STP monetary award presented at or immediately following the meeting.

See the SOT TEPSS website for more information.

STP/ACVP Student Poster Award Procedures

Abstract Deadline: July 2

Award Recipient Attends
STP Annual Meeting
Abstract Submission Deadline
(Through ACVP Website)
Poster Presentation and Judging
at ACVP/ASVCP Meeting
June 16–21, 2018
Indianapolis, Indiana
Closed ACVP/ASVCP Annual Meeting November 4–8, 2017
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
June 22–27, 2019
Raleigh, North Carolina
July 2, 2018
(Abstract submission will open on May 15, 2018)
ACVP/ASVCP Annual Meeting November 3–7, 2018
Washington, DC

The Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP) Student Poster Award was created to encourage students to pursue careers in the field of Toxicologic Pathology. The 2018 recipient will receive free registration plus $1,000 to be used for lodging and travel to the 2019 STP Annual Meeting, which will be held in Raleigh, North Carolina.

To be eligible to compete for this award, students must either be enrolled full-time in a professional veterinary program or in a residency or graduate program in toxicologic pathology/general pathology/clinical pathology or a related discipline. The abstract must describe original work of the competitor involving clinical or experimental research that relates to toxicologic pathology. The content may include in vitro or in vivo studies. The award selection will be determined by an independent panel of judges and will be based on the scientific content, relevance to the field of toxicologic pathology, composition of the poster, clarity, and the presenter’s ability to answer questions. Trainees in clinical and/or morphologic pathology are encouraged to apply for the award.

The recipient of the STP Student Poster Award will be announced and acknowledged at the 2018 ACVP/ASVCP Annual Meeting.

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