Awards Overview and Deadlines

Psi Alpha is working on growing the scholarship fund. The organization will offer several scholarships for members and awards for advisors and chapters.  Monies and donations allocated for scholarships will be distributed fairly between the available scholarships until changed. The scholarship window will close June 1st of each school year, and judging will be completed mid-July of each year.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
Attach as PDF
Subject line: Title of Award
Email to: psialphanational@gmail.com
DUE JUNE 1ST, 2019 11:59 PM PDT

PSI ALPHA OUTSTANDING PSYCHOLOGY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
Psi Alpha seeks to award one student who has excelled in leading their chapter. As an honors society, we value not only academic success, but the many different successes that our members achieve through the year. We ask that applicants provide a 500 word essay describing their proudest moment as a Psi Alpha member. Paper can be in MLA or APA format.
To apply:
Please create a cover page that lists
Your Name
Your High School / Chapter Name
Your Email and phone number
500 word essay describing your proudest moment as a Psi Alpha member
Award:
$100* check and recognition on the Psi Alpha website and Psi Beta newsletter
*amount may be increased based on annual scholarship fund at time of award distribution

PSI ALPHA CHAPTER  PSYCHOLOGY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP
Psi Alpha seeks to award one chapter that has lead a service learning project or campus activity that embodies the mission of Psi Alpha and promoted psychology locally. We ask that chapters provide a 500 word essay detailing a leadership event that showcased the chapter’s passion for psychology. Paper can be in MLA or APA format.
To apply:
Please create a cover page that lists:
Advisor Name
Your high school / chapter name
Your Advisor’s email and phone number
500 word essay detailing a leadership event that showcased the chapter’s passion for psychology
Award:
$100* check written to the Advisor for use for the chapter and recognition on the Psi Alpha website and Psi Beta newsletter
*amount may be increased based on annual scholarship fund at time of award distribution

PSI ALPHA OUTSTANDING PSYCHOLOGY ADVISOR AWARD – NOMINATION
Psi Alpha seeks to award one chapter advisor who has inspired students in gaining a deeper understanding of psychology through leading their Psi Alpha chapter. We ask that nominators provide a 300 word essay detailing the ways their advisor has upheld the mission of Psi Alpha and broadened their students understanding and application of psychology. Paper can be in MLA or APA format. 
To apply:
Please create a cover page that lists:
Your name
Your position in the chapter (ie. President, member, etc)
Advisor name (ie. Name of person being nominated)
Your high school / chapter name
Your email and phone number
Your Advisor’s email and phone number
300 word essay detailing how your chapter advisor upheld the mission of Psi Alpha and broadened their students understanding and application of psychology
Award:
$50* check written to the Advisor and recognition on the Psi Alpha website and Psi Beta newsletter
*amount may be increased based on annual scholarship fund at time of award distribution

 

Awards & Competitions

Psi Alpha sponsors awards and scholarships for active members, chapters and advisors.

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High School National Psychology Honor Society, directly affiliated with Psi Beta, Community College National Honor Society in Psychology.