Indicates a very high level of achievement in physics and an outstanding contribution to the profession.

Holders are entitled to use the designatory letters FInstP after their name.

£141 a year. No application fee.

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If you would like to nominate someone other than yourself for fellowship please email: fellowship.nominations@iop.org
Please supply biographical information if possible.

If you have any questions regarding fellowship, or if you would like a paper application form, please contact: fellowship@iop.org

Thinking of applying for fellowship but are not sure you’re suitable?
You’d be surprised at the variety of professions our fellows work in. We have many fellows who would not consider themselves practising physicists but have reached a level of seniority within their chosen field. The variety of fields may surprise you…

View a few examples of our fellows and their application experiences.

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Member Benefits Table

To view a list of benefits for each membership grade, please click to view our benefits table.