The $50 Student Presentation Award is awarded each year for a presentation given at the annual meeting of the AKES to one student member based on the criteria below.
- Presentation quality
- Scientific quality
- Depth of knowledge as demonstrated by answering audience questions
Jill Stockbridge—Effects of different logging practices on the beetles and spiders on Prince of Wales Island, Alaska (second place)
Brent Mortensen—Scales of predator mediated defense against an aspen (Populus tremuloides) specialist