Become a Senior Member
Senior Member is the highest grade for which IEEE members can apply. IEEE members can self-nominate, or be nominated for Senior Member grade. Become a Senior Member now!
BEGIN SENIOR MEMBER APPLICATION - Last Application Deadline for 2017 is November 9th!
Benefits of Senior Membership
* Recognition:The professional recognition of your peers for technical and professional excellence.
* US$25 coupon: IEEE will recognize all newly elevated Senior members with a coupon worth up to US$25. This coupon can be used to join one new IEEE society. The coupon expires on 31 December of the year in which it is received.
* Letter of commendation: A letter of commendation will be sent to your employer on the achievement of Senior member grade (upon the request of the newly elected Senior member).
* Announcements: Announcement of elevation can be made in section/society and/or local newsletters, newspapers and notices.
* Leadership Eligibility: Senior members are eligible to hold executive IEEE volunteer positions.
* Ability to refer other candidates: Senior members can serve as a reference for other applicants for senior membership.
* Review panel: Senior members are invited to be on the panel to review senior member applications.
To be eligible for application or nomination, candidates must:
- be engineers, scientists, educators, technical executives, or originators in IEEE-designated fields
- have experience reflecting professional maturity
- have been in professional practice for at least ten years
- show significant performance over a period of at least five of their years in professional practice
For complete requirements, click here
Upcoming Application Deadlines: August 1, September 26, November 9.
PowerPoint Presentation - Senior Membership overview, application tips, and more
Video - See below for a video on Senior Membership application overview.
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