Professionals and students are encouraged to present their work at the annual spring IAFS meeting by responding to the "call for papers/posters". Included are the judge’s evaluation form(s) for Paper and Poster presentations (Click Here for a Copy). Awards are presented at the annual Fall IAFS meeting for the following:
IAFS Student Travel Award
The recipient of the Best Student Paper is offered the IAFS Student Travel Award of $200 to present at the Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference. If he/she declines, the award is secondarily offered to the Best Student Poster recipient. If neither winner accepts the award, the Awards Committee, with the approval of IAFS EXCOM, may consider applications from other students (Place mouse cursor over Award for a description).
Nomination Based Awards
Nomination based awards are announced at the fall IAFS fall business meeting followed by a "call for nominations" via the November newsletter. Nominations should be submitted to the awards chair by December 21 of the following year. Awards are presented at the annual spring IAFS technical meeting for the following (Place mouse cursor over Award for a description):