OSA Fellow Members
OSA Members who have served with distinction in the advancement of optics and photonics may be proposed for election to the class of Fellow. The number of Fellows is limited by the Society's bylaws to be no more than 10% of the total OSA Membership and the number elected each year is limited to approximately 0.4% of the current membership total.
In addition to receiving member benefits
and recognition of their Fellow status, OSA Fellow Members may also apply for travel grants
to visit and lecture in developing countries.
Candidates for Fellow Membership are nominated
by current OSA Fellow members. The OSA Fellow Members Committee
reviews each nomination and recommends candidates to the Board of Directors annually.
The deadline for nominations is 15 June. More information is available from the OSA Awards Office (email firstname.lastname@example.org
Submit or update a Fellow Nomination
OSA Fellows Recognized at OFC 2015.