Nominate a New Member

The nominations period for the class of 2021 is now closed.

If you have questions about nominating someone to the Washington State Academy of Sciences, please email our Program Operations Manager at


Nomination Instructions

1. The nomination must be led by a primary nominator, who must be a WSAS member.

2. The nomination must be supported by a secondary nominator who does not have to be a WSAS member. The secondary nominator must be from a different institution than the primary nominator.

3. Proposed candidates must be nominated for a membership section but can be nominated by any current WSAS member regardless of their section.

4. Proposed candidates’ primary residence must be in Washington State and/or their primary and permanent employment must be in Washington State.

5. Nominations must be prepared using official WSAS nominations forms. The primary and secondary nominator must each complete the appropriate form and submit them separately to

6. WSAS allows existing full CVs to be submitted along with nominations. CVs may be submitted by primary nominators only. No other additional materials will be accepted.