Student Awards

MNAFS Student Awards


Best Student Paper

Awarded to a student presenter who receives the highest score for their oral presentation at the Annual Meeting according to the MNAFS Paper Rating Guidelines.

MNAFS E.E. Mecklenburg New Ulm Area Sport Fishermen Scholarship

A scholarship to help encourage and support undergraduate students attending colleges and universities in Minnesota to earn a degree in the fields of fisheries, water resources, aquatic biology, or aquatic environmental science.

MNAFS_Student Scholarship Application_1-5-2007


MNAFS Student Award Winners

MNAFS E.E. Mecklenburg New Ulm Area Sport Fishermen Scholarship: Linda Xiong, U of M, Twin Cities


AFS Student Awards

Outstanding Student Subunit Award

Recognizes outstanding professionalism, active resource protection, and enhancement programs, as well as a strong commitment to the mission of the Society. One award is given to a student subunit.

AFS – Outstanding Student Subunit Award

Student Writing Contest

Presented to a graduate or undergraduate student who submits an outstanding short report about their original research that combines scientifically-sound writing with an appeal to a general audience.

AFS – Student Writing Contest