Student Scholarships Previously awarded
Scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students in aquatic biology, fisheries, or aquaculture
Each year CABA coordinates the award of several student scholarships which are generously sponsored by sporting groups. The scholarships are usually announced in December, and applications are usually due in late January.
In 2011 the scholarships and winners were as follows:
Bob Bittner Scholarship - Awarded to Rosemary Hartman
California Fly Fishers Unlimited (CFFU) sponsored this $2,800 scholarship for juniors, seniors, and graduate students conducting research on fisheries biology and/or riparian or limnetic ecology benefitting California’s recreational fisheries.
California Fly Fishers Unlimited
Bob Wisecarver Scholarship - Awarded to Bruce Hammock
Diablo Valley Fly Fishermen (DVFF) sponsored this $2,000 scholarship in support of graduate students conducting research in the areas of fisheries biology and/or riparian or limnetic ecology benefiting California’s recreational fisheries. DVFF is one of the largest fly fishing clubs in the state of California and has had a special interest in promoting all fisheries conservation issues since its founding in 1968. The scholarship is named for Mr. Bob Wisecarver, the first president of the club and a well-known conservationist himself.
Diablo Valley Fly Fishermen
Marin Rod and Gun Club Scholarships - Awarded to Mara Evans and Rosemary Hartman
The Marin Rod and Gun Club (MRGC) sponsored two $1,500 scholarships for graduate students conducting research in the areas of fisheries biology and/or riparian or limnetic ecology benefiting California’s recreational fisheries.
Marin Rod and Gun Club