BTS Travel Award

In addition to the named Travel Awards (Norman Aldridge, Gordon Gibson and Gay Hawksworth) the Society offers one BTS Travel Award per annum to support the participation of a BTS Member at any toxicology related conference. A successful applicant will be keen to communicate their work in the field of toxicology

Award attributes

Supports a BTS member to attend any toxicology related conference to present an oral or poster communication


Annually on a competitive basis

Support provided

Up to £1500 towards conference attendance (registration fee, accommodation and travel, in-line with BTS travel policy)

  • BTS member for at least 2 years prior to application date
  • Applicant must present an poster or oral communication
  • Once awarded successful applicant cannot apply again for 3 years
  • Open to all members, independent of age, career stage or place of employment
Application requirements
  • Online application by 31st December of the year preceding the conference
  • Presentation (oral/poster) abstract
  • Full CV
  • Report of meeting for the BTS website upon return
  • Application submitted
  • Officers review and make recommendation for ratification by the Executive Committee
  • Successful applicant notified by Scientific Subcommittee Chair at least 1 month prior to conference