ASF Fellowships are offered annually to individuals seeking to improve their knowledge or skills in advanced fields while looking for solutions to current problems in Atlantic salmon biology, management and conservation.
The Fellowships may be applied toward a wide range of endeavors including salmon management, graduate study, and research. Applicants need not be enrolled in a degree program.
Award: $1,000 - $3,000
Tenable: At any accredited university or research laboratory or in an active management program
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the United States or Canada
Applications: Application forms can be obtained from: Atlantic Salmon Federation, P.O. Box 5200 , St. Andrews, N.B. E5B 3S8, Canada / P.O. Box 807, Calais, ME, 04619, U.S.A
Deadline: Applications must be received at the St. Andrews office by March 15. Applicants will be advised of awards by May 15.
Information for Applicants
In applying for an ASF Fellowship, we recommend you observe the following guidelines:
1. Type or neatly print all information.
2. Insure that all requested attachments accompany your application:1)statement of your qualifications, 2) transcript of grades, if applicable, 3) description of the program/project for which you are seeking the Fellowship, 4) supporting documentation, if required.
3. Make certain that your project description contains complete and concise information on all the points listed in Item 6, Page 2, of the application form- Applications are judged largely on the information contained in this section.
4. Mail your application, in time to meet the March 15 deadline, to:
Should you have any questions regarding application procedures please contact: Olin Fellowships, Atlantic Salmon Federation, Attention Ellen Merrill P.O. Box 5200, St. Andrews, N.B., E5B 3S8, Canada.