Become a Member

Membership Application

To become a Certified member of the society, the candidate must complete an approved seven-year apprenticeship period as stipulated by the SFC by-laws and then pass a review by the membership committee. Apprentice members must complete an approved five-year apprenticeship period with a review by the membership committee. Applicants can self-sponsor, after ten years as an active flavor chemist, with the same required evaluation protocol.