Hallmark Awards


2015 Most Distinguished Chapter

The Hallmark Awards, based on competitively-judged applications, recognize individuals, chapters and regions for excellence in the Society's Hallmarks of Scholarship, Leadership, Service and Fellowship as exemplified through Honors in Action activities.

Award winners are recognized each spring at NerdNation, the Society’s Annual Convention.

Mission Statement

"The Hallmark Awards Program, which reflects the scholarly ideals of Phi Theta Kappa, serves to recognize superior individual and chapter achievement in Society programs. In this program, chapters compete against one another. Participation encourages excellence, reflects fairness, recognizes quality, and leads to enhanced student, advisor, and chapter development.

Dates to Remember

Applications for the 2017 Hallmark Awards program will open in Fall 2016.

December 7, 2016

Applications for Administrator Awards Due
Categories include College Administrator, Gordon, Bennett and Community College State Director Awards

January 11, 2017

Applications for Individual Awards Due
Categories include Chapter Officer Team, Chapter Officer, Chapter Member, Advisor Team, Paragon Advisor, Distinguished Advisor, Continued Excellence Advisor, Regional Officer Team and Regional Officer Awards

January 25, 2017

Applications for Chapter Awards Due
Categories include Honors in Action Project and College Project Awards

All entries are due by 5:00 p.m. CST on the appropriate due date.