The Grand Council presents the following annual awards, which will be announced during the 2014 Shonk Undergraduate Leadership School. Members of the Grand Council are seeking your input in the form of nominations.
The Medallion of Merit – This is the highest award presented annually by the Fraternity. Nominations may be made by any member in good standing. A nominee shall be an alumnus who (a) has distinguished himself through broad public service, or (b) who has become a national public figure, or (c) who has rendered outstanding service to Phi Sigma Kappa or to the fraternity system, or (d) whose achievements have commanded national respect and recognition in a professional, business or educational field.
The Distinguished Alumnus Award – This award is presented to those alumni who have distinguished themselves in their careers and/or service to Phi Sigma Kappa.
Devoted Service Award – This award is presented to a member of the third or higher ranking degree of the Fraternity who has demonstrated consistent and continuing devotion to the Fraternity over a period of years through his contribution of time, effort and resources.
Charles V. Loring Interfraternal Service Award – This award is presented to members and friends of the Fraternity who have provided outstanding service and support to chapters of Phi Sigma Kappa or to the Greek world.
To nominate an individual for any of the above awards, please send an email to Kathy@phisigmakappa.org by April 1. Please indicate the award for which the individual is being nominated and why the individual should be considered.
Matching Grants for Local Scholarships
The Foundation will match local scholastic achievement awards given by chapters, colonies or alumni clubs, dollar for dollar, up to a maximum of $300 per chapter for the first 15 chapters to apply.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 15. The Matching Grants for Local Scholarships Application
Nominations are still being accepted for the 2014 Robert M. Zillgitt Leadership Institute!
The Zillgitt Leadership Institute is a program of specialized leadership training and experiential learning dedicated to creating stronger members and a greater Fraternity. Funding for the Institute has been made available through the Phi Sigma Kappa Foundation from a bequest of the estate of the late Robert M. Zillgitt, a member of the Court of Honor and former Foundation Trustee. Brother Zillgitt was a champion of developing chapter leaders.
Every chapter and colony is encouraged to nominate brothers; however, only one member from every chapter/colony is selected. Self-nominations are also welcome.
Nominate a brother who you feel exemplifies leadership characteristics today.
To nominate a Phi Sig, send the candidate's name, email address, and chapter designation to Kathy. Chapters, colonies, and volunteer officers are strongly encouraged to nominate undergraduate brothers for this honor.
Prerequisites: To be accepted into the Zillgitt Leadership Institute, the following criteria must be met: