Arizona New Mexico American Fisheries Society THE BLOG

AZ Game and Fish Summer Internships (CLOSES 1/17!)

The application period for the AZGFD summer internship is currently open but is closing soon! Get your applications in my January 17th if you want a chance to work with the amazing folks with Arizona Game and Fish. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE AND TO APPLY! Changes for the internship program this year Hourly rate $13 (returning interns $14) Department housing is not provided (hatchery interns permitted) Students must be an Arizona resident Project start...

2023 Miles McInnis Memorial Student Award

2023 Miles McInnis Memorial Student Award

Now accepting applications for 2023. $1000 scholarship for 1 graduate and 1 undergraduate student! Application package due January 16, 2023. Apply TODAY. http://arizona-newmexico.fisheries.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/Miles-McInnis-Memorial-Award-2023.pdf

JAM2022 Volunteers Needed!

Hello Professionals! As you well know, the JAM is quickly approaching. We are putting together many of the same events we usually plan for students including the Student Mentor Luncheon and the Resume/Interview Workshop. We are looking for professionals from a variety of career fields to help with this effort. It is so important for students who are still searching for their career path to hear from professionals from a wide variety of agencies to...

Jam 2022 Announcement + Call For Papers

This year’s event is being put on by The Arizona Chapter of the Wildlife Society (and therefore, we used a wildlife photo for this post!) Be sure to check out the JAM 2020 Website for all details and information: JAM 2022 WEBSITE Registration for this year’s Joint Annual Meeting of the AZ Chapter of the Wildlife Society, NM Chapter of the Wildlife Society, and the AZ/NM Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is now open!...

Small Grants: Request for Proposals

FOR FULL DETAILS FOLLOW THIS LINK: SMALL GRANT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Request for Proposals (Small Grants) The Arizona-New Mexico Chapter of the American Fisheries Society seeks to support creative work to benefit fish conservation through two or more small grants.  Proposed activities can benefit native or sportfish.  The total amount available for these grants is $2,000.  Terms The project must benefit native or sportfish in the states of Arizona or New Mexico. Work resulting from...

Miles McInnis Scholarship! ($1000!!!!!)

Click the link below to apply! Miles McInnis Scholarship Application – AZ/NM AFS (fisheries.org) The Arizona-New Mexico Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (AFS) is pleased to announce that applications for one $1,000 undergraduate student award and one $1,000 graduate student award are now being solicited. This award program provides an opportunity for two students in the general area of fisheries science. An award committee of fisheries scientists will make the decision regarding the awards,...

William R. Mote Fellowship (Graduate Student Award!)

To honor the legacy of William R. Mote Named for Mr. William Russell Mote, who was an avid angler and lifelong benefactor to marine science, the fellowship will be awarded to graduate students working in research on the conservation and sustainability of fisheries species considered popular for recreation. Mr. Mote’s legacy includes the internationally recognized Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium in Sarasota, Florida, and the William R. and Leonore Mote Endowment at Florida State University’s...