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2016 Student conference prizes

This years conference was held in conjunction with the Australian Society of Fish Biology in Hobart, Tasmania. Our conference prizes were highly contested with excellent presentations given by several of our members. Therefore, additional prizes to our regular awards were given out this year to recognise this high standard. This years prizes were awarded to:

Oral presentation - Lauren Meyer, Flinders University

Poster - Karin Gerhardt, James Cook University

Commended oral - Jonathan Smart, James Cook University

Commended oral - Michael Grant, James Cook University

2016 Student travel awards


To help cover the costs of student attendance, OCS awarded 6 travel grants valued at $670 AUD to successful student applicants. These grants were donated by Passions of Paradise and the Save Our Seas foundation. We received over a dozen strong applications with travel grants awarded to: 

Lucille Chapuis

Diana Pazmino

Brit Finucci

Sharon Every

Katherine Burgess

Jonathan Smart

Conference Awards

Oceania Chondrichthyan Society

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