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Model Chapter Awards

Model Chapter Awards


To recognize, designate and reward healthy and active chapters who demonstrate communication and cooperation with their local communities, their own chapters, and the Psi Chi Central Office by completing the nine objectives, which include inducting new members, voting in the annual Psi Chi elections, submitting chapter activity, among other annual chapter responsibilities. Chapters are eligible to receive this award every year.


The top 50 chapters will be awarded $100 and a certificate recognizing the achievement.


In order to be considered for the award, an application must be submitted by May 15.


  1. Induct new members during the current academic year.
  2. Submit the group tax exemption authorization form for the current year.*
  3. Update the Psi Chi Central Office records with the current officer roster and faculty advisor contact information.
  4. Vote in the annual Psi Chi Board of Directors election. (Votes can be cast between January 15 and February 15.)
  5. Submit a chapter activity report to Psi Chi's magazine Eye on Psi Chi that is not an induction ceremony.
  6. Have no outstanding debts to the Psi Chi Central Office.
  7. Inform members of community service projects and special topic workshops sponsored by the chapter.
  8. Hold officer meetings regularly and record what was discussed during the meetings.
  9. Effectively utilize teamwork within the chapter to accomplish goals.

New this year: Your chapter's participation in the 2019 fall Psi Chi Chapter Challenge will make your model Chapter application even stronger! Contact for more info.

Note: If your chapter has previously lost it's tax exempt status or is an international chapter, you are still eligible to be a Model Chapter.

During the time the application portal is closed, the program details of the previous round may be viewed by clicking the button below.


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2018-2019 Winners

  • Adams State University
  • Agnes Scott College
  • Albright College
  • Belmont University
  • Bradley University
  • Buffalo State College, SUNY
  • Carthage College
  • Catawba College
  • Central Connecticut State University
  • Charleston Southern University
  • DePaul University
  • Eastern University
  • Florida State University
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Hope College
  • Kansas State University
  • Lehman College
  • Lindenwood University
  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Quinnipiac University
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • San Diego State University
  • Slippery Rock University
  • South Dakota State University
  • State University of New York at New Paltz
  • The College of New Jersey
  • The Michigan School of Professional Psychology
  • The Ohio State University at Newark
  • Union College
  • University of Akron
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello
  • University of Central Arkansas
  • University of Central Missouri
  • University of Louisville
  • University of Mary Washington
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • University of Victoria
  • Utah State University
  • Westfield State University

2016-2017 Winners

  • Adams State University
  • Bradley University
  • Carthage College
  • Clark University
  • Davidson College
  • DePaul University
  • Drury University
  • Eastern University
  • Florida State University
  • Friends University
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges
  • Hope College
  • Kaplan University
  • Lehman College, CUNY
  • Lindenwood University
  • Michigan School of Professional Psychology
  • Milligan College
  • Missouri Western State University
  • Morningside College
  • National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Roanoke College
  • Saint Leo University
  • Saint Louis University
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
  • Stetson University
  • The Ohio State University Newark Campus
  • Towson University
  • Union College
  • Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Central Arkansas
  • University of Central Missouri
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • University of La Verne
  • University of Louisville
  • Univeristy of Mary Washington
  • University of Victoria
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
  • West Virginia University
  • Wilkes University

Psi Chi Central Office
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Chattanooga, TN 37403

Phone: 423.756.2044 | Fax: 423.265.1529


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