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The mission of Phi Theta Kappa is to recognize academic excellence and provide academic and leadership development opportunities for our members–all members. Phi Theta Kappa believes that Black Lives Matter–in our classrooms, on our campuses, in our communities, and in our country, and that equitable access to–and success in–higher education has a critical role to play in combating racism and injustice.

About PTK

For more than 100 years, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society has helped millions of high-achieving college students reach their full potential. We don’t just recognize their academic success; we give them opportunities to develop professional and leadership skills, earn scholarships, explore career paths — and make their worlds a lot bigger.

If you’re a college student considering membership, look around, get to know us, and learn more about the benefits and opportunities that await you.

If you’re a college or organization that’s as passionate about student success as we are, we’d love to partner with you.

Special Offers

Help support PTK scholarships, earn cash back, and get a $200 cash rewards bonus after qualifying purchase with the Phi Theta Kappa Bank of America card.

PTK members could get a special discount on auto insurance. Get a quote today!

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Gracie Bonds Staples

I AM PTK: Gracie Bonds Staples

Gracie Bonds Staples grew up in a small Mississippi town where she became the first African American to be inducted into her PTK chapter. Now a popular newspaper columnist in Atlanta, one of her guiding principles is to treat everyone with dignity and respect.
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Thanks to past and present partnerships with distinguished organizations like these, Phi Theta Kappa continues to offer more to help students succeed.