Guidance on the Fellow assessment panel recommendations and decision.
The panel is made up of individuals who are, and have been, Fellows for a minimum of three years.
On receipt of your application, the panel will:
You will be notified of the panel's decision in due course. This process can take from four to eight weeks dependent entirely on the quality, pertinence and completeness of the information supplied.
There are four possible outcomes:
An election pack containing your official confirmation letter will be sent by first class post.
Should an interview be required, you will be invited to attend at a mutually convenient time and location.
A further period of working at a level consistent with fellowship criteria is required. A date will be supplied for the applicant to either re-apply or update the assessment panel.
Experience is not consistent with criteria for Fellow.
In certain circumstances, you may appeal against the decision. Appeals may be submitted, together with any evidence supporting your claims, which identify:
Any appeal must be received within three months of receipt of your decision letter. If you wish to appeal please email firstname.lastname@example.org. An appeal application form will be sent to you to allow you to clearly and concisely set out the grounds for your appeal, together with any evidence of your claims. There is an appeal fee which is refundable if the outcome is to uphold your appeal, whether or not Fellowship is subsequently awarded.