fraternity Awards

Collegiate Fraternity Awards:


Ruth Davies Flaherty Service Award
Awarded to one member of a chapter who has exhibited outstanding service and loyalty. The Headquarters Office will create a certificate, which the chapter is encouraged to present to the recipient at a special ceremony. NOTE:There is no charge for the award certificate. Please allow 2-4 weeks for delivery.

Deadline: Spring (any time during the spring each year)


Ethel J. Heath Scholarship Key
Awarded for outstanding scholarship to each graduating collegiate member in good standing who has attained a cumulative scholastic rank in the top 10% of their graduating class. Students have their chapter president and Dean of the School or College of Pharmacy complete the Ethel J. Heath Scholarship Key Certification Form and then sends it to the LKS Headquarters Office, along with a headshot.

In addition to awards, students are eligible for Educational Grants through the LKS Educational Trust.

 


Collegiate of the Year

The Lambda Kappa Sigma Collegiate of the Year Award is given annually to a collegiate member who embodies our five core values of leadership, scholarship, sisterhood, service, and integrity in an exemplary manner within Lambda Kappa Sigma, the profession of pharmacy, and/or the community. Nominations will be open for any member of the organization (collegiate or alumni) to nominate a collegiate who they believe goes above and beyond to demonstrate the core values.

The Awards Nomination & Selection Committee will select the recipient.

The award will be presented at the Annual Convention.

Collegiate of The Year Requirements

If a collegiate is nominating another collegiate member, they will need to also have an alumni/advisor sponsor for their nomination.

The nominee must be an active dues-paid member of Lambda Kappa Sigma and have consented to being nominated.

The nominee’s curriculum vitae must be uploaded to the application.
Deadline: April 30th.

Alumni and Faculty Awards:

 

Award of Merit

Recognizes LKS alumni members who have distinguished themselves through academic achievement, professional advancement, community service, organizational work or commercial endeavor.

Deadline: April 30 (The winner is informed in June and receives complementary registration to the National Convention where the award will be presented.)


Distinguished Service Citation

Recognizes an alumni member for their outstanding service to the Fraternity. Current Grand Council members are not eligible.

Deadline: April 30 (The winner is informed in June and receives complementary registration to the National Convention where the award will be presented.)


Distinguished Young Pharmacist of the Year Award
Recognizes a member in the first 10 years of pharmacy practice to recognize excellence in professional practice, community service, organizational and Fraternity involvement, and other leadership achievements.

Deadline: April 30 (The winner is informed in June and receives complementary registration to the National Convention where the award will be presented.)


Vanguard Leadership Award

Recognizes an alumni member who has made sustained exemplary contributions in her/his area of professional practice, and/or in professional associations, regulatory boards and in the community, emphasizing service to others, innovations and entrepreneurial spirit.

Deadline: April 30 (The winner is informed in June and receives complementary registration to the National Convention where the award will be presented.)


Advisor Award

Recognizes a Fraternity or Faculty Advisor of Lambda Kappa Sigma for outstanding service and dedication to the chapter.

Deadline: April 30 (The winner is informed in June and receives complementary registration to the National Convention where the award will be presented.)


50 Year Member

Honors members who were initiated 50 years ago for their dedication and loyalty. In addition, members who have attained 50 years of membership are exempt from further payment of dues.

Deadline: N/A  Award is automatically mailed (or is presented at convention if member is in attendance).

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