SOT offers several awards each year for undergraduate students considering a career in toxicology. The Undergraduate Diversity Program and Endowment awards for 2020 have formally launched, and the award nomination and application deadline is October 18, 2019.
The new SOT Faculty United for Toxicology Undergraduate Recruitment and Education (FUTURE) Committee was created as part of the 2019–2023 SOT Strategic Plan. The Committee’s role and the opportunities it offers are detailed here.
SOT member Vanessa Fitsanakis describes her hassle-free experience applying for the SOT ToxScholar program, as well as how ToxScholar funding allowed her to share information about toxicology to undergraduates.
Many members volunteer to make the Undergraduate Diversity Program possible. Those who assisted this year are recognized here.
SOT Councilor Barbara Kaplan and Student members Chiquita Price and Brittany Szafran reflect on participating in the 2019 Domestic ToxScholar Outreach program. ToxScholars share their experiences with students to spread awareness about toxicology.