Chapters will show commitment and sustainability by meeting the following criteria annually:
For a detailed assessment rubric, click here.
Award data will be evaluated after the close of each fiscal year to determine the award achieved.
* Requests for requalification will not be accepted once awards are announced.
Questions? Contact Michelle Lowery Gussman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-804-9880, ext. 212.
Chapters achieving the Platinum Circle of Excellence status will receive a $300 cash award or a convention registration grant (if applicable).
Chapters achieving the Gold Circle of Excellence status will receive a $200 cash award or a Student Leadership registration grant (if applicable).
Chapters achieving the Silver Circle of Excellence status will receive a $100 cash award or a Growing Your Chapter registration grant (if applicable).
A custom badge for each level will be distributed electronically for the chapter to use in chapter communications and promotions. Each winner will receive a congratulatory letter, and a copy will be distributed to the institution.