~/fellows Fellow Election
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Fellow Election

Professional members who have furthered the profession in accordance with our mission and who have shown a commitment to these purposes through their training, knowledge, or professional experience are eligible for Fellow election.

Deadlines: January 1 / July 1/ October 1

Application Fee: $25

Apply Nominate

Who can be nominated

Current professional members:

  • who have two (2) years of membership in that category
  • who have a minimum of ten years of experience after conservation training or part-time experience which equals ten (10) years of full-time experience. Such experience should have enabled an individual to develop considerable professional skills and judgment with demonstrable achievement in such areas as conservation treatment practice, scholarly research, education, scientific investigation, and preservation management. Post-graduate fellowships or internships may be included in the required 10 years of experience.

How to nominate

  • Click on the button above.
  • Indicate those members who you would be willing to sponsor for election
  • Once a nominee accrues five sponsors, we will notify them and encourage them to submit the rest of their application.