Honors & Awards

Council of Fellows

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ASLA Council of Fellows

Fellowship is among the highest honors the ASLA bestows on members and recognizes the contributions of these individuals to their profession and society at large based on their works, leadership and management, knowledge, and service. The designation of Fellow is conferred on individuals in recognition of exceptional accomplishments over a sustained period of time. Individuals considered for this distinction must be full members of ASLA in good standing for at least ten years and must be recommended to the Council of Fellows by the Executive Committee of their local chapter, the Executive Committee of the ASLA, or the Executive Committee of the Council of Fellows.


 The 2018 call for nominations is now open and will close on January 26, 2018. Use the online system to submit nominations.  Chapters received list of eligible members for nomination along with updated nomination templates in July 2017. Nomination templates have been revised for the 2018 cycle to reflect criteria for each category.  Please be sure to use the template specific to the submission category.

 Please contact Curt Millay (cmillay@asla.org) if you have any questions.

Listen to a recording of the webinar on nomination preparation held on December 8, 2015. Download a PDF of the power point presentation.


The Council of Fellows presents two scholarships each year to deserving landscape architecture students. The scholarships are administered by the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) and detailed information may be found on the LAF web site. Contributions to the scholarship fund are welcome.


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