Outstanding Individual Achievement Award (AIFRB)

The American Institute of Fisheries Research Biologists Outstanding Individual Achievement Award is given to an individual who has made significant contributions to the advancement of fisheries science in North America as indicated by significant publications, exceptional service to the profession, outstanding teaching or training of students, and important discoveries or inventions.

One candidate will be selected each year by a committee of former award recipients and all nominees remain for consideration for three years.

Nomination package:

  • Submit a letter fully describing how the nominee meets the criteria for the award.
  • Include the name, address, telephone number and email address of the nominee
  • A short resume of the nominee

Deadline: June 1

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Past IOF winners

Dr. Carl Walters (2012)