Western Washington University

Phi Kappa Phi service Award 2012-2013

Phi Kappa Phi is the nation's oldest, largest, and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. The WWU Chapter Phi Kappa Phi Service Award will recognize a Western Washington University campus organization that exemplifies the mission of Phi Kappa Phi “May the love of Learning Rule Humanity” through a project completed in the 2012-2013 school year. The competition is open to all campus organizations that engage its members in activities that broaden academic pursuit and provide service to others. The winning organization will be announced at the Academic Excellence Banquet on May 15, 2013, as part of Scholars Week, and will receive a significant cash award.

To apply, campus organizations should submit an application which outlining the nature of a specific project following the submission format below by May 1, 2013. The project must have been initiated and completed between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013. It should have significant and active student involvement and participation both in organization and project execution. Projects that have the best chance of winning the award are those that:

  • have a significant impact on learning
  • address a compelling issue on campus or in the community
  • involve or serve a variety of individuals
  • exhibit originality or innovation
  • involve WWU students in both planning and execution

Proposals should be submitted to Phi Kappa Phi at PKP.WWU@gmail.com no later than May 1, 2013, and must include:

  • Phi Kappa Phi Service Award Application in the Subject Line
  • Club/Organization Name
  • Primary Student Contact Name and Email Address
  • Faculty/Staff Advisor Name and Email Address
  • Organization’s Mission Statement or Brief Explanation of the Organization’s Mission
  • Link to the Organization’s Webpage, if applicable
  • Name of Project
  • Date(s) of Project:
  • List of Project Participants
  • Project Description: in 300 words or less, describe the nature of the organization’s project focusing on the goals and objectives of the project, the main benefits or impact of the project on others, how the project advances learning for the participants or those served by the project, the timeline of the project, the location in which the project was completed, and the sustainability/viability of the project beyond the completion date. Please include specifics as necessary to fully explain the project.

Please direct any questions regarding your proposal to PKP.WWU@gmail.com. For more information about Phi Kappa Phi, go to WWU Phi Kappa Phi Home

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