Royal Academicians and Associates

Sixth in the order of precedence of letters after name are the following (in order):

(a) Fellowships of learned societies
(b) Royal Academicians and associates
(c) Fellowships, memberships, etc, of professional institutions, associations, etc.
(d) Writers to the Signet

Although Royal Academicians come second in this list, it is not suggested that they yield in precedence to fellows of learned societies. In practice the two lists do not coincide.

The president and past presidents are indicated as follows:

President of the Royal Academy

PRA

Past President of the Royal Academy

PPRA

President of the Royal Scottish Academy

PRSA

Past President of the Royal Scottish Academy

PPRSA

Royal Academicians and Associates are indicated as follows:

Royal Academician

RA

Royal Scottish Academician

RSA

Associate of the Royal Academy

ARA

Associate of the Royal Scottish Academy

ARSA

Similarly with other academies, for example President of the Royal Hibernian Academy (PRHA) and academicians (RHA).

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