ACTWS/CSTWS19 Awards Bill Wishart Scholarship

The Bill Wishart scholarship is open to full-time students in a Canadian school planning a career in wildlife management in Biological Sciences, Forest Science, Animal Sciences, Zoology, or related field and conducting the majority of their (field) research in Alberta.

Elly Knight is this year’s deserving winner, and this $1500 scholarship will further her studies at the University of Alberta on Common Nighthawk population connectivity. Here she is receiving her award from Bill Wishart himself.

PO BOX 4990
Edmonton AB
T6E 5G8

Professional refers to someone who works with wildlife and/or their habitats in a professional setting.

In this context, it is not in reference to a legal professional designation.