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Janice Lee Fenske Memorial Award for
Outstanding Students
Presented Monday, January 28, during the morning Plenary Session
Sponsored By
North Central Division of the American Fisheries Society
Ohio and Michigan Chapters of the American Fisheries Society
Ohio and Michigan Chapters of The Wildlife Society
79th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference Steering Committee
We are pleased to accept applications for the Janice Lee Fenske Memorial Award from fisheries and wildlife undergraduate and graduate students who are planning to attend the 2019 Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference in Cleveland, Ohio.

Up to 25 students will be selected and formally recognized for their achievements after the Monday morning plenary session. Two students, one focusing on fisheries management and one focusing on wildlife management, will be presented with a Fenske Memorial Award that includes a scholarship of $750.

The winners of the Fenske Memorial Award will be selected based on the characteristics that made Jan Fenske a remarkable fisheries biologist. For more information on Jan Fenske and the history of the award, please visit http://michigan.fisheries.org/awards-and-grants/fenske-award.

To apply, please submit:
  • A resume that includes your GPA.
  • One letter of recommendation submitted directly from either an academic advisor or professional in fisheries or wildlife management.
  • A one-page cover letter that discusses future career goals and reasons for attending the Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference.
Application materials should be sent by email to Jo Ann Alexander at AlexanderJ7@michigan.gov. Please indicate in the email subject line either “Fenske Award- fisheries” or “Fenske Award- wildlife” (depending on your focus area).

The deadline for submission is December 9, 2018, and all applicants will be notified of their selection by January 18, 2019.

Questions regarding the award should be sent to Jessica Mistak, Fenske Award Committee Chair, at mistakj@michigan.gov.
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