The APS Fellowship program for 2005 is now on the way. The attached schedule for nomination deadlines is essentially what it was for 2004 unless a specific change was requested. It is assumed that each unit has appointed a fellowship committee of at least 3 individuals to review the nominations. There follows a brief summary of events and important dates that relate to APS Fellowships.
|Units appoint fellowship committee||By January 1|
|APS assigns allocations based on unit membership||By January 15|
|Nominations submitted to APS||At any time|
|Nominations sent from APS to Unit fellowship committee||Shortly after deadline (January – May)|
|Candidates selected by Unit committees reported to APS||By June 15|
|Candidates reviewed by APS Fellowship Committee||By September 1|
|Final review of candidates||By APS Council November meeting*|
|New Fellows and sponsors notified||Immediately after Council approval|
|Posting of list of new fellows on APS website||Early December|
The Fellowship webpage is maintained with a list of new fellows, nomination procedures, and downloadable nomination forms. Additionally, forms or information related to the APS Fellowship Program can be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling (301) 209-3268, or faxing (301) 209- 0865.
* Division of Fluid Dynamics, Division of Plasma Physics, and the Topical Group on Plasma Astrophysics is reviewed by APS Executive Board at the September meeting.