Alberta Professional Outfitters Society

Stewardship & Community

Wildlife Management Fund

Since 2008, APOS’ Wildlife Management Fund (WMF) has contributed over $1.1 million to wildlife stewardship and conservation projects throughout Alberta. Funded through the renewal fees paid by outfitters, the WMF contributes to a wide variety of projects including population surveys, species studies, management software and technology, and more.


Classroom Wildlife Education

The Alberta Professional Outfitters Society (APOS) is proud to offer a wildlife classroom education package. It is designed for Grades 3 through 6 and aligns with Alberta Education curriculum goals. The package explores wildlife identification, conservation efforts, Indigenous perspectives, and careers in fish and wildlife. Along with easy-to-follow lesson plans, an APOS member can be available to assist in the classroom at no charge.


Wildlife Management Scholarship

This scholarship is being offered to post-secondary students enrolled in a fish and wildlife management program or related studies. This scholarship is intended to support the dreams and goals of those who are passionate about wildlife conservation and appreciative of the role played by hunters and outfitters. Successful candidates will be offered up to $1,000.


Hunters Sharing the Harvest

From October 15 to December 15, the Alberta Hunters Sharing the Harvest program accepts donations of big game meat for the Food Bank. Game meat provides an excellent source of quality organic protein.


Wildlife Teeth Aging Program

In partnership with, the Wildlife Teeth Aging Program was launched in 2021 to compile information on the age of the animals harvested by guided clients.