Student Travel Awards

The FCS continues to recognize excellence in student research by offering best abstract travel awards to student members for AFS Annual Meetings and Aquaculture America conferences.

STUDENTS—SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE BEST STUDENT ABSTRACT TRAVEL AWARD FOR THE 2019 AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY & THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY JOINT ANNUAL CONFERENCE, TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 29 – OCTOBER 3 IN RENO, NEVADA BY AUGUST 30, 2019.  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM.   

2019

Brittany Chesser, Mississippi State University (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

Adam Daw, University of Southern Mississippi (Aquaculture America)

Jacob Fetterman, Louisiana State University (Aquaculture America)

Zhenxin Hou, University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute (Aquaculture America)

Hunter Ledbetter, Florida Keys Community College (Aquaculture America)

Katie McCann, University of Arkansas Pine Bluff (Aquaculture America)

Nolan Schott, Florida Keys Community College (Aquaculture America)

Taylor Zenobia, Humboldt State University (Aquaculture America)

 

2018

Michael Acquafredda, Rutgers University (AFS Annual Meeting)

Bradley Richardson, Mississippi State University (AFS Annual Meeting)

Elizabeth Groover, University of Florida (Aquaculture America)

Emmet Guy, Mississippi State University (Aquaculture America)

Michael Sipos, University of Florida (Aquaculture America)

2017

Shane W. Ramee  (AFS)

Bradley M. Richardson  (AFS)

Mollie Smith  (Aquaculture America)

2016

Alexis Bergman (Aquaculture America)

Kelli Barry (Aquaculture America)

Christopher Mealey (Aquaculture America)

Michael Vaske (AFS)

Timothy Bruce (AFS)

 

2015

Michael Page, Southern Illinois University (Aquaculture America)

Artur Rombenso, Southern Illinois University (Aquaculture America)

Paula Caldentey, Mote Marine Laboratory (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

 

2014

Paula Caldentey, Mote Marine Laboratory (Aquaculture America)

Meghan Manor, West Virginia University (Aquaculture America)

Paula Caldentey, Mote Marine Laboratory (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

2013

Paula Caldentey, Mote Marine Laboratory (Aquaculture America)

Lucius Caldwell, University of Idaho (Aquaculture America)

Tyler Frankel, University of Maryland (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

Alichia Sunflower Wilson, University of Arkansas Pine Bluff (AFS Annual Meeting)

Shane Ramee, Mississippi State University (AFS Annual Meeting)

 

2012

Daniel Russo, University of North Carolina-Wilmington (Aquaculture America)

Blake Hauptman, Montana State University (Aquaculture America)

Carlin Fenn, Southern Illinois University, (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

Brian Gause, Southern Illinois University (AFS Annual Meeting)

John Bowzer, Southern Illinois University (AFS Annual Meeting)

 

2011 

Matt Dawson (Aquaculture America)

Walker David Wright-Moore (Aquaculture America)

Er Hu (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

Mick Walsh (AFS Annual Meeting)

Zack Penney (AFS Annual Meeting)

 

2010

Matthew Dawson (Aquaculture America)

Mick Walsh (Aquaculture America)

Heidi Hill (née Lewis) (Joint FCS-USAS Award)

Yoji Yamamoto (AFS Annual Meeting)

 

2009

Andrew Ostrowski (Aquaculture America)

Karthik Masagounder (Aquaculture America)

Tarah Johnson (AFS Annual Meeting)