As a Psi Chi member, you have an opportunity that most
students do not: to attend a professional conference, and take advantage of all
the benefits it offers. One of those benefits is the chance to present your
research. When you present a poster or a paper at SWPA, you gain experience,
knowledge, and confidence. You also become eligible to receive one of 12
regional research awards. For more information see:
If you attend SWPA, you should apply for a Psi Chi travel grant—you may find yourself eligible and have your travel
There are lots of good reasons to consider attending a SWPA
convention—especially if you’ve got some great research to share. Psi Chi
encourages members to take advantage of the opportunity to go by offering
regional travel grants.
The chapters in the Southwestern region are busy learning,
serving, and carrying out the Psi Chi mission. If your chapter is a worthy role
model, consider applying for a Regional Chapter Award.
Does your faculty advisor inspire you? Faculty advisors who
serve as role models and mentors deserve recognition! Nominate your faculty
advisor to receive a Regional Faculty Advisor Award.