Fellowship and Awards Committee

The Fellowship and BIS Awards Committee receives and approves applications for Fellowship and Honorary Fellowship of the BIS, as well as considering winners of BIS Awards and Medals, for recommendation to Council.

Prof. Chris Welch


Full Members:

Colin Philp, Alistair Scott, Robin Tucker

The Fellowship and BIS Awards Committee functions and delegations are:

  • Receive Fellowship applications, determining eligibility and approving or rejecting applications.

  • Advise on the Fellowship application process, and consider opportunities to improve this.

  • Make recommendations for Honorary Fellowships.

  • Receive nominations and applications for BIS Awards, medals and prizes, but specifically excluding the Sir Arthur Clark Awards.

  • Consider potential for new BIS awards, prizes and medals.