Recognize a deserving pi phi

Celebrate and honor individual Pi Phis for their contributions in 2020 by nominating a sister to receive a Pi Beta Phi award. Nominations are now open and will close February 15. Any Pi Beta Phi sister is eligible for an individual alumnae award and members may work with their chapter's Leadership & Nominating Committee to nominate sisters for collegiate awards. Winners will be announced Summer 2021.

Before you begin

Please read over the following information on how to submit a nomination:

  • Carefully read the award descriptions for nominee qualifications and subtle differences between awards in order to nominate the individual for the best-fitting award.
  • Give applicable and detailed information for the evaluators, but keep it concise. Imagine the evaluators know nothing about the nominee.
  • Make sure information shared in application addresses the award description and nominee qualifications.
  • Be aware of character limits.

Collegiate Individual Awards

AMY BURNHAM ONKEN AWARD

The Amy Burnham Onken Award for Outstanding Scholarship and Campus & Community Leadership recognizes an initiated member in the senior class who has best lived up to the Pi Beta Phi qualities of excellent scholarship, outstanding campus participation and community service during her collegiate career.

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CAROL INGE WARREN AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING AAC ADVISOR

The Carol Inge Warren Award for Outstanding AAC Advisor recognizes an Alumnae Advisory Committee (AAC) Advisor who promoted and demonstrated excellence in guiding, mentoring and serving the chapter.

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CHAPTER SERVICE AWARD

The Chapter Service Award recognizes an initiated member of the senior class who has demonstrated consistent and dedicated service to the chapter throughout her collegiate years with emphasis on service to the Fraternity, not to the school or community.

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JEAN WIRTHS SCOTT LEADERSHIP AWARD

The Jean Wirths Scott Leadership Award for Outstanding Change Leadership recognizes a junior or senior who has served on Executive Council or the Collegiate Panhellenic Council, and has served in an exemplary manner in the performance of her duties.

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SILVER SLIPPER AWARD

The Silver Slipper Award recognizes a Vice President Finance/Housing who has demonstrated excellence in her role. The Silver Slipper Award honors a past Grand Treasurer, who coincidentally had a love of shoes.

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ALUMNAE Individual Awards

EMMA HARPER TURNER LEADERSHIP AWARD

The Emma Harper Turner Leadership Award is presented to an individual alumna who provided exceptional leadership that contributed to the success of her alumnae club on the local level.

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EVELYN PETERS KYLE ANGEL AWARD FOR CLUB SERVICE

The Evelyn Peters Kyle Angel Award for Club Service is presented to an individual alumna who has served her alumnae club by performing those duties that often go unrecognized but serve to enhance the success of an alumnae club.

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YOUNG ALUMNA ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

The Young Alumna Achievement Award is presented to an individual alumna who has graduated college within the last 15 years and has demonstrated that Pi Phi is a lifelong commitment through their involvement in an alumnae club, positions on AAC and CHC and the many other opportunities through local co

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Alumnae Club Excellence In Awards

Excellence Awards are open to any group that meets the minimum requirements to be an alumnae club. Clubs must be in good standing with dues and required contributions submitted by February 15. Eligible clubs may apply for any of these awards annually.

EXCELLENCE IN ALUMNAE ENGAGEMENT

This award recognizes successful initiatives to engage alumnae, whether they be current members of the club or general alumnae who live in the geographic area.

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EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY SERVICE (NON-LITERACY)

This award is presented in recognition of outstanding service and support to the local community by an alumnae club in areas outside of literacy.

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EXCELLENCE IN FUN AND FRIENDSHIP

This award recognizes clubs who make fun and friendship a priority for engaging alumnae in their club area.

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EXCELLENCE IN LIFELONG COMMITMENT

This award is presented to an alumnae club for its efforts in engaging women of all generations in club activities and events.

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EXCELLENCE IN LITERACY INITIATIVES

This award is presented to an alumnae club in recognition of outstanding initiatives that will help to achieve our literacy vision, “Pi Beta Phi leads the way to a more literate society,” by choosing to participate, donate or advocate for literacy initiatives.

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Award nominations

Learn about the awards process for clubs and chapters and how to submit a nomination by reading the Award Nomination Guide in the Resource Library.

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Celebrate a Sister

Honor and celebrate the sisters who have touched your life with friendship, loyalty and love by sending them a virtual wine carnation with a gift to our Foundation.

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