IEEE Member Elevation Resources


Review the resources linked below to learn about IEEE member grades and the elevation processes.


Fellows Technical Evaluation Subcommittee Members

IEEE Senior Member Grade

Senior Member is the highest grade for which IEEE members can apply. IEEE members can self-nominate, or be nominated, for Senior Member grade.

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 (with some credit for certain degrees)
  • Show significant performance over a period of at least five of their years in professional practice

IEEE Senior Member Application Form

Checklist and Deadlines for the IEEE Senior Member Application 


Begin Senior Member Application Process

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Note: Applications and attachments, such as resumes and CVs, must be written/submitted in English.