The Fellow Award is the highest honour IABC can confer on a member. The Fellow designation recognizes achievements by a communicator or communications educator that have had a significant impact on IABC and their members as well as the communications profession.
The criteria used for the Fellow Award includes:
- Contribution to and leadership in the organizational communication field and profession (25 per cent)
- Career achievement (25 per cent)
- Authorship, speaking and lecturing (25 per cent)
- Contributions to IABC (25 per cent)