The AAIDD Constitution and Bylaws provide that:
Fellows shall be individuals who have had at least seven years of continuous, active membership in the Association at the time of their nomination. Fellows shall have participated in the professional and business affairs of the Association, and shall have made a meritorious contribution to the field of intellectual disability in one or more of the following areas:
- Contributions to program development or administration and the improvement of services for people with intellectual disability
- Contributions that benefit people with intellectual disability through skillful and diligent advocacy
- Contributions to the field of intellectual disability through academic achievements, research, publications, and presentation of professional papers
New Fellows are officially recognized at the AAIDD Annual Meeting.
Fellows in Good Standing are current or emeritus members.
2021-2022 Fellows in Good Standing
Interested in applying for Fellowship? Please visit this page for more information and application