The Society may honour members by electing them as Fellows of The Society. Any member of The Society may be elected as Fellow in recognition of support for and service to The Society and to Plant Pathology. To be considered for nomination as Fellow, nominees must have at least ten years' uninterrupted membership of The Society, served and promoted the interests of The Society and made a contribution to Plant Pathology in research, teaching, or extension.
Written nominations with motivations must be signed by a Proposer and Seconder, both of whom shall be enfranchised members of The Society, and must reach the Secretary of The Society at least sixty days prior to the Annual General Meeting. Nominations shall be considered by a Selection Committee consisting of the President of The Society and four Additional Members appointed by the Council. Each Additional Member of the Selection Committee must be a Member of The Society of at least five years' standing. The President of The Society shall present Fellows with an appropriate certificate at a social function held during the Annual Congress.
2002 : M.J. Morris