WEF Honorary membership recognizes individuals who have proven their preeminence in the fields of activity encompassed by Water Environment Federation objectives. Recipients of WEF Honorary membership are recognized for their achievements in the water profession and are awarded a complimentary lifetime WEF membership.

i. Acknowledged preeminence in one or more fields of activity within the scope of the WEF stated objectives.
ii. A maximum of three Honorary Members can be elected in any calendar year.


  • Honorary Membership Nomination Form
  • One-page biography of the nominee
  • Specific reasons for nomination (one-page maximum)

    Nominations Accepted From:
    WEF Members
    WEF Member Associations
    WEF Nominating Committee

    Nominations Deadline: March 31, 2023


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Kelsey Hurst, Senior Manager-Association Engagement
ph: 703-684-2477
e-mail: Kelsey Hurst