2019 Fisheries Travel Bursary


2019 Fisheries Travel Bursary (FIS031)

Nicole Anderson from the Clyde Fishermen's Trust plans to travel to Maine, in the USA, to meet with the Maine Coast Fishermen’s Association (MCFA), the Maine Centre for Coastal Fisheries and visit the Maine Lobster Festival. To read more about Nicole's bursary trip you can read her blog posts and follow her trip hashtag #ClydetoClyde on social media. Nicole is leaving on July 25th 2019. 

2018 Fisheries Travel Bursary


2018 Fisheries Travel Bursary (FIS019)

There will always be a lot to learn from fishing practices in other countries. Here, Hannah Fennel shares her experience of relationships in the Danish fishing industry, describing how collaborations are forged and conflict is mitigated. This knowledge could be harnessed to build strong relationships across different sectors in Scotland, and to help maintain them.

International Placements 2015


International Exchange Project 2015 (FIS009)

The FIS International Travel Bursary sent two young Scottish skippers on a study trip to British Columbia for three weeks. Their itinerary included observing different types of commercial fishing and participating in fisheries management meetings. The pair sought to compare and contrast fishing activity and management processes abroad with those in Scotland.