Fellow of ASNT

A Fellow of ASNT is an individual member of the Society who has 15 years NDT professional experience; 10 years ASNT membership and has supported the Society through contributions and participation at the local and/or national level.

Award Information


The purpose of the ASNT Fellow Award is to acknowledge and honor persons of outstanding service in the field of nondestructive testing.  Recipients shall have a history in the fields of research and development, application, teaching and/or management.


The nominee shall have demonstrated support for the Society through contributions and participation at the local and/or national level.  Nominees shall have at least 15 years of professional NDT-related experience, and have been members of ASNT for not fewer than 10 years. 

In addition, membership shall not have been interrupted more than two (2) times with at total interruption time not to exceed two (2) years.  All of the mentioned time qualifications shall be met as of the nomination due date.


Nominations shall be made by the candidate’s local Section Chairman, by any member of the ASNT Board of Directors, or by any ASNT Fellow.  All nominators must be ASNT Members.  All nominations shall be in the form of petitions, with required supporting documentation, and in such form as may be required by the ASNT Board of Directors.  It is encouraged to have forms signed by the sponsor.

Materials Submitted

• Nomination Form (CLICK HERE to Download)

• A resume of the candidate’s activities and reputation supporting the nomination

Method of Selection

The Fellow Award Committee selects up to fifteen awards each year, provided all nominees have met the established guidelines.
  • Evaluation Criteria: An applicant for the Fellow shall have a minimum of 30 points as determined by the Fellow Evaluation Checklist.  The Fellow Evaluation Checklist establishes two (2) major categories for consideration:  Significant Contribution to the Society and Significant Accomplishment in the Field of Nondestructive Testing (NDT).

  • To remain eligible, the nominee has to obtain no fewer than 10 points in either of the categories providing the overall total points achieved is equal to or greater than the minimum requirement of 30 points. 
CLICK HERE to download Fellow Evaluation Checklist.

Form of Award

Citation – Pin & Certificate in Walnut Frame

Current Award Recipient(s)

  • Savoy_David
    David Savoy
  • LanzaDiScalea_Francesco
    Francisco Lanza di Scalea
  • Georgeson_Gary_
    Gary Georgeson
  • Chen_John
    John Chen
  • Moran_John
    John Moran
  • Singh_Surendra
    Surendra Singh
  • Genis_Vladimir
    Vladimir Genis

*Recipient Biography(s) will be published in the January 2014 Issue of Materials Evaluation

Past Award Recipients


ISC Contact

Jessica Ames
Awards and Honors Program
ASNT, Inc.
1711 Arlingate Lane
PO Box 28518
Columbus, OH 43228
Phone: 614-274-6003 Ext. 233 Fax: 614-274-6899
Email: james@asnt.org