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2023 Love of Learning

Love of Learning Awards

About the Award

Love of Learning Awards help fund post-baccalaureate professional development for active Phi Kappa Phi members to include (but not be limited to): Graduate or professional studies, doctoral dissertations, continuing education, career development, travel related to teaching/research/learning, etc. Two hundred awards, at $1,000 each, are distributed each year.


Dec. 15, 2023: Application portal opens   

June 30, 2024: Application deadline

Sept. 1, 2024: Recipients will be notified


To apply for a Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Award, you must:

  • Be an active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi member
  • Have completed your baccalaureate studies by application submission deadline
  • Have not yet received a Fellowship, Dissertation Fellowship or Award of Excellence grant
  • Not be a sitting Phi Kappa Phi board member, divisional vice president, member of the Love of Learning Award committee or Society employee at time of application or announcement.

Application Process

Submit your application through our online portal. Additional resources are available in the Related Information box.

You will be required to upload a copy of your transcript verifying that you have earned your undergraduate degree. This transcript can be unofficial and must be uploaded as a single PDF, so please scan multiple pages into one file. We will not accept paper transcripts. You are required to upload a PDF during the online application process.


For a list of the most recent recipients, FAQ and additional applicant resources, click here.