Awards

Nominate a member for an award!

There are two areas of awards given out by the TCAFS: Outstanding Fisheries Worker of the Year (8 categories) and Outstanding Presentation and Poster for both professional and student presenters at the annual meetings.

Special Recognition Award

(L-R) Dan Daugherty (President); Steve Bardin (2020 Special Recognition Award); Michele Nations (Awards Committee Chair)

Click here for the previous winners: TCAFS Past Award Winners

Submit your nomination using:  TCAFS Award Nomination Form for 2021
Deadline for Nominations:  December 1, 2020

*** OUTSTANDING FISHERIES WORKER OF THE YEAR AWARD ***

Each year the Awards Committee solicits and evaluates nominations and then selects recipients for Outstanding Fisheries Worker of the Year. The awards are presented at the annual meeting for the categories listed below that received nominations.

    • Administration
    • Culture
    • Education
    • Management
    • Research
    • Technical Support
    • Fisheries Student
    • Special Recognition in Fisheries Work

CRITERIA FOR AWARDS IN EACH CATEGORY

 

*** OUTSTANDING PRESENTATION AND POSTER AWARD ***

During the annual meetings, judges will evaluate the professional and student presentations and posters based on the presentation criteria. The Outstanding Professional and Student Presentation and Poster Award recipients will be announced in the TCAFS newsletter, with the awards given at the following annual Chapter meeting.

CRITERIA FOR PRESENTATIONS AND POSTERS

Awards Committee Chairman

Brittany Chesser
Aquatic Vegetation Management Program Specialist
Texas A & M AgriLife Extension Service
Lead Diagnostic Scientist
TAMU Aquatic Diagnostics Laboratory
TAMU 2138, Office 308
495 Horticulture Dr.
College Station, TX  77843-2138
Brittany.chesser@tamu.edu