Presentation on theme: "Creating a Great Outstanding Chapter Application Support for this Webinar Provided By: Beta Gamma Sigma Webinar Series."— Presentation transcript:
Creating a Great Outstanding Chapter Application Support for this Webinar Provided By: Beta Gamma Sigma Webinar Series
Pre-Qualification Only chapters that have qualified as Premier Chapters may participate in the Outstanding Chapter competition.
Pre-Qualification Premier Chapter Status Chapters that achieve an acceptance rate of at least 85 percent will be named Premier Chapters Chapters must have returned the Survey of Membership Acceptance & Chapter Promotional Activities by established deadline A certificate recognizing this accomplishment will be awarded to each Premier Chapter
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro Winning Chapters 2009 Gold Chapter ($1,500 Scholarship)
Hints for Success What to submit: Supporting documents Submit multiple copies Copy of completed application form Show required criteria were met Show other criteria were utilized to promote BGS Photos (but not photos alone) – photos showing various BGS activities
Hints for Success Must have achieved at least 85% acceptance rate – Premier Chapter; declining acceptance rates not good If multiple years of nominations – show a new idea/activity Attend chapter officer training in last 2-3 years Award a scholarship, submit nominee for BA or Medallion, hold an EBL program – show BGS-supported activities are valued by your chapter
Hints for Success Ideas of supporting documents: Induction ceremony Program Brochure Sample letters Commencement program Announcement of BGS-sponsored program Screen shot of chapter website Letter from SLF or scholarship recipient Copies of articles from campus paper/website, etc.
Hints for Success What not to submit: Individual photo of each student receiving certificate Activities occurring in wrong year Lending Library Contact the Central Office
Call or email the Central Office: Phone: 1-314-432-5650 Web: www.betagammasigma.org Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Vicki Klutts: email@example.com Peggy Barnum: firstname.lastname@example.org Questions?