Student Subsection of the Education Section of the American Fisheries Society

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Student Subsection Officer Nominations

AFS Students,   Are you interested in becoming more involved with the Student Subsection?   The Student Subsection of the Education Section is seeking outstanding individuals that are interested in becoming leaders in American Fisheries Society. Candidates...

Internship leading to a Master’s degree

Internship leading to a Master’s degree

Do you want to gain valuable fisheries management experience while working toward a graduate degree? Then check out this posting from Iowa DNR’s Large Impoundments Research Team!  http://fisheries.org/employment/jobs/fisheries-research-internship-leading-to-a-masters-degree/ p.s. there is free housing available;...

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Undergraduate Travel Assistance Award

The Student Subsection of the Education Section is accepting applications for the 2016 Undergraduate Travel Assistance Award (UTAA). The award is designed to introduce undergraduate students to AFS and increase participation at the Society...

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Don’t forget about the Skinner Award!

The John E. Skinner Memorial Fund was established in memory of John Skinner, former California-Nevada Chapter and Western Division AFS President. The fund provides monetary travel  awards for deserving graduate students or exceptional undergraduate...

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Best Student Papers DUE Friday, February 19!

Attention Students, The deadline to be considered for the Best Student Presentation Award at the American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting (Kansas City, August 21st-25th) is Friday, February 19th. Students wishing to be included in...

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Are you an early career professional?

If you’re no longer a student, you may want to subscribe to our new Early Career Professional mailing list.  Edit your mailing preferences at the bottom of the newsletter  to ensure you are receiving...

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Want free beverages next time?

Provide your feedback on the Early Career Social and other support for early career fisheries professionals by responding to the survey! Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ohWzr3zo3wvqBy-XumgMzwfm5_TNjvfK7X4W8eXoUQQ/viewform This year was the first time any social event was...

Quinton Phelps receiving the Young Professional Travel Award, 2015

Congratulations, Quinton!

Congrats to our Young Professional Travel Award winner, Dr. Quinton Phelps! Dr. Phelps is a fisheries research scientist and USGS Long-Term Resource Monitoring Program supervisor for the Missouri Department of Conservation, where he focuses...