Engineers Canada Fellowship
In 2007, Engineers Canada created the Engineers Canada Fellowship to honour individuals who have given noteworthy service to the engineering profession in one of the following categories:
1. Engineers who have:
a) assumed office as president of Engineers Canada Board;
b) assumed office as chair of the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board or the Canadian Engineering Qualifications Board;
c) assumed office as president of one of Engineers Canada’s constituent associations:
d) served the engineering profession in a volunteer capacity for at least 10 years. The total length of service can be a combination of service on Engineers Canada’s boards, committees and/or service as a volunteer for an Engineers Canada constituent association;
e) served in a senior staff capacity with Engineers Canada or with a constituent association for a minimum of seven (7) years.
2. Individuals in a jurisdiction other than Canada who have provided an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the engineering profession within Canada.
3. Non-engineers who have met the requirements of criteria (c), (d) and/or (e) mentioned above.
4. Recipients of the following Engineers Canada award categories:
• Gold Medal Award
• Meritorious Service Award for Professional Service
• Meritorious Service Award for Community Service
• Medal for Distinction in Engineering Education
• Award for the Support of Women in the Engineering Profession.
Note: Please contact your engineering licensing association for additional information regarding Fellowship criteria 1d and 1e.
Being bestowed with this honour, means that these dedicated individuals have the privilege of using the designation of “Fellow of Engineers Canada” or FEC or of “Honorary Fellow of Engineers Canada or FEC (Hon.)
A person’s signature is their calling card and a very personal issue. Although we recognize that Fellows of Engineers Canada may each have a preferred format, here are two format examples:
1) Name, education, P.Eng., FEC or
2) Name, education, FEC, P.Eng.
In the case where several degrees or designations were obtained, listing the group in chronological order is suggested.
1) Name, education from 1984, Education from 1988, P.Eng., ing., FEC or
2) Name, Education from 1984, Education from 1988, FEC, P.Eng., ing.
John Smith, M.Eng., Ph.D., P.Eng., FCAE, FEC or
John Smith, M.Eng., Ph.D., FCAE, FEC, P.Eng.
The first recipient of the Fellowship was Colin E. Smith, FEC, P.Eng. of British Columbia.
List of recipients (May 2013)