An Emerging Professional (EP) is a recent graduate entering the workforce for the first time OR a professional making a career move/change. A person shall be considered an emerging professional for five (5) years after graduation or entry into the lighting industry. Students are also considered members of this group.
The Emerging Professionals Initiative of the IES is an organization of members – regardless of membership classification – to provide unique opportunities for mentorship within the IES. Each member retains his/her own membership category of student, associate or member while participating in the group.
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As an Emerging Professional you can become an IES Member for only $75 annually. The IES also has a variety of scholarships and grants available for Students and Emerging Professionals.
Click here for more information about the IES Emerging Professionals program.
Do you have questions or want to get involved? Contact our local Emerging Professionals Chairperson.