What is it?
- A $500 cash award for one outstanding Psi Chi chapter
- Open to both graduate and undergraduate students.
- Travel expenses to attend the APA National Convention.
- An engraved plaque, commemorating the award.
How does it work?
- Members nominate presidents who demonstrate excellence
in leadership at the local level.
- The Awards committee reviews applications and
chooses a winner.
Who is eligible?
- Candidates cannot apply for this award, but must be
nominated by chapter members, fellow officers or faculty advisors.
- Any chapter president is eligible to be nominated.
Who is Kay Wilson?
Wilson was the Psi Chi Executive Director from 1991 to 2003. Her excellent
leadership skills were evident, because during her 12-year tenure
When to Apply?
- the amount of awards and grants
available increased from $5,000 to $225,000,
- membership doubled, and the
number of chapters rose from 734 to 1,013.