Skip to main content

Fellows

Fellows Nominating Timeline

The James W. Cooper Fellows take great pride in welcoming outstanding new Fellows to their ranks.  The Fellows nomination process follows the same basic timeline each year; a general guide is listed below.  Please note that nominations for new Fellows are accepted on a rolling basis, but will not be considered by the Fellows Nominating Committee until the Fall.  
 

Mid-September – Request for nominations of new Fellows sent to all current Fellows and CBF Board of Directors

Early October – Deadline for submitting nominations

Mid-October – CBF staff compiles information about all nominees

Mid-late October – Fellows Nominating Committee meets to review nominees and ensure each meets the selection criteria listed here; Committee votes and approves slate of nominees.  For a list of current members of the Fellows Nominating Committee, please click here.

Late October – slate of Fellows nominees is circulated to all current Fellows for review and approval

Early December – slate of Fellows nominees is presented for approval to the CBF Board of Directors at its December meeting; once approved, Fellows who nominated new Fellows reach out to their nominees to confirm their desire to become a Fellow

Mid-late December – CBF sends invitation letters to new class of Fellows

 

 

Close