It is assumed that each unit has appointed a fellowship committee of at least 3 individuals to review the nominations. Below is a brief summary of events and important dates that relate to APS Fellowships.
|Units appoint fellowship committee||By January 1|
|Nominations submitted to APS||Between November 15 and Unit Deadline|
|Nominations sent from APS to Unit fellowship committee||Shortly after deadline|
|Candidates selected by Unit committees reported to APS||By August|
|Candidates reviewed by APS Fellowship Committee|
|Final review of candidates||APS Council November meeting*|
|New Fellows and sponsors notified||After Council approval|
|Posting of list of new fellows on APS website||December|
The Fellowship webpage is maintained with a list of new fellows, nomination procedures, and electronic nomination form.
* 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.