Training Prize Winners 2012

Two winners shared £50,000 of prize money for their training work in humane testing.

Institute for In Vitro Sciences, USA (£25,000)
For their vital work on training researchers in non-animal methods from Brazil to Japan

Dr Rodger Curren & Erin Hill from the Institute talk about their work..


InterNICHE, (£25,000)
For their work in training in former Soviet states, South America and Africa



Also short-listed


Dr Hadwen Trust for Humane Research, UK
For its Summer Studentship Scheme to give students practical lab experience

Portuguese Society for Humane Education
For their proposed conference on Alternatives in Portugal

PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), USA
For their work on arranging and funding training on non-animal tests for Chinese officials

Norecopa, Norway
For their work on the NORINA database of non-animal testing products and teaching aids

The Alexandra Association, Monaco
For their work on the open source models for cell culture technologies

The International QSAR Foundation, USA
For their international database on chemicals and toxicity