The Virginia Chapter of the American Fisheries Society gives two awards each year.  The Eugene W. Surber Award recognizes an outstanding fisheries professional and the Natural Resource Conservationist Award is given to a citizen or non-fisheries professional. Please see the link below for nomination information.

Surber and Conservationist Awards: Click here 

Past Award Recipients

Additionally, the chapter recognizes outstanding papers and posters presented by students at our annual meeting. We offer best paper and runner-up awards to graduate and undergraduate students, as well as a best overall poster award. Please see the link below for details.

Best Student Paper and Poster Awards: Click here

Please direct any questions regarding awards to the Past-president listed on our Officers Page.