Students / Early Career

Students and those in the early stages of their career are especially welcomed to the 6th World Fisheries Congress. There are several opportunities aimed particularly at this group of delegates including satellite programmes, travel grants and early career presentation awards.

FSBI Grants

Members of the Fisheries Society of the British Isles may also be eligible to apply on a competitive basis for financial assistance in support of travel to the World Fisheries Congress. Details of this travel grant scheme can be found at:

Travel Awards – CLOSED

The deadline for submitting the application is 18 November 2011. Successful applicants will be informed by the end of January 2012.

 Early Career Presentation Awards

Prizes will be awarded for the best oral and best poster presentation at the 6th World Fisheries Congress given by delegates in the early stages of their career. If you would like to be considered for these awards, please indicate this on the abstract submission form. Abstract Submission Form now CLOSED

If you are interested in sponsoring travel grants and/or a presentation award, please send an email to .