The Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is pleased to announce the 2021 Molly Ahlgren Scholarship. There is $5,000 available to be awarded as either one or two Scholarships which will be determined by the qualifications of the applicants. The maximum Scholarship amount would be $5,000 with the minimum amount being $2,000. The Scholarship will be provided for the 2021 Spring semester to qualifying undergraduate students pursuing a baccalaureate degree in fisheries, aquatic, or biological science at the University of Alaska System (UA) or Alaska Pacific University (APU). Only junior level undergraduate students will be considered based on accumulation of credits as determined by UA or APU academic criteria and in good academic standing with UA or APU. All travel and meeting registration expenses will be paid for by the Alaska Chapter to attend the annual Alaska Chapter Conference in Homer, Alaska from 22–25 March 2021 <http://www.afs-alaska.org> (contingent on SARS-CoV-2 health and safety thresholds). The firm submission deadline (receive by date) for the application is 5:00 p.m. Alaska Time, Friday, 13 November 2020.
Molly Ahlgren Scholarship Committee, Chairperson