!!Becoming a member

*Membership is by invitation only and follows a rigorous peer review selection process. 

*Ordinary members of the Academia Europaea only may nominate scholars for election according to an annual cycle. See also the [criteria for membership and the procedures|Acad_Main/Membership/Nomination_and_Election_Process]. 

*[Nomination procedures and the online form|Acad_Main/Membership/Nomination_and_Election_Process].

*Only those candidates for whom a nomination has been submitted as described can be considered. 
!!Nominations 2017

The nomination period 2016/2017 opened on __December 1, 2016__, and will close on __April 30, 2017__. 

!!Post-nominal letters for members of Academia Europaea

Members of the Academy are entitled to add the following post-nominal letters to their names:
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__Ordinary members:__ M.A.E\\
__Honorary members:__ M.A.E (Hon)\\
__Foreign Members:__ M.A.E \\