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Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc.

Brotherhood Awards

 

F. Harvey Smith Grand Regent's Letter of Recognition

The Grand Regent's Letter of Recognition may be requested by any member, Chapter, or Province as a form of recognition for distinctive service and/or dedication by a brother and is awarded at the expense of the Grand Council.

 

W. Bruce Phillip Kappa Psi Certificate of Commendation

The Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity Certificate of Commendation, which is even more prestigious than the Letter of Recognition, may be requested by any Chapter or Province in recognition of important or conspicuous service or achievement by a brother in the interest of the Fraternity or Profession. This certificate shall be issued at the discretion of the Grand Regent and is produced at the expense of the Grand Council. 

 

A. Richard Bliss Kappa Psi Grand Council Citation of Appreciation

The Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity - Grand Council Citation of Appreciation may be requested by any Chapter or Province to be publicly presented as a form of superior recognition for most extraordinary contributions to the Fraternity or Profession by either members or non-members of the Fraternity. This certificate shall be issued only at the discretion of the Executive Committee and at the expense of the Grand Council.

 

Frank H. Eby Award

The Frank H. Eby Award was approved and adopted by the Executive Committee during the Executive Committee Meeting held in Scottsdale, Arizona, September 28-29, 1978. The award was designed to replace the Frank H. Eby Educational Fund Award, which was discontinued in 1971. The award is presented every two (2) years at the Grand Council Convention to the Collegiate Brother who has contributed the most to Kappa Psi. The award is funded by using the interest accumulated from the Frank H. Eby Endowment Fund. Each Collegiate Chapter has the opportunity to nominate one (1) member for the award. To be eligible for nomination, the nominee must be an active member of a Collegiate Chapter or an alumni member up to one year after graduation. The criteria for the award are listed below. The Frank H. Eby Award Committee evaluates each candidate and selects the winner. The award consists of a plaque and monetary award of $250.00.

The nomination and additional data necessary for the award must arrive in The Central Office at least ninety (90) days prior to the Grand Council Convention (the specific deadline is sent in the GCC Packet.

Click here for the Frank H. Eby Award Criteria and Past Winners 

 

Other Awards

 

F. Harvey Smith Order of the Platinum Mortar

Membership in The Order of the Platinum Mortar is restricted to persons who have been brothers of the Fraternity for seventy-five (75) years or more. A Certificate will be issued by The Central Office to each eligible member upon request. This award is presented at the expense of the Grand Council.

 


Preston W. Eldridge, Jr. Order of the Golden Mortar


Membership in The Order of the Golden Mortar is restricted to persons who have been brothers of the Fraternity for fifty (50) years or more. A Certificate will be issued by The Central Office to each eligible member upon request. This award is presented at the expense of the Grand Council.



Robert A. Magarian Order of the Silver Mortar


Membership in Order of the Silver Mortar shall be restricted to persons who have been brothers of the Fraternity for twenty-five (25) years or more. A Certificate will be issued by The Central Office to each eligible member upon request. This award is presented at the expense of the Grand Council.



Service Order Certificate and Emblem


Membership in the Service Order is specifically provided for non-members of the Fraternity. Election to the Service Order may be made by any Collegiate or Graduate Chapter, using their own established qualifications.


After notifying and submitting the appropriate fees to The Central Office, a certificate and jewelry emblem shall be issued. The certificate and jewelry is presented at the expense of the chapter.