November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

Remember that November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

 

6th annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition
to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 9
9th birthday.

To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:
2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.
3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.
4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.
5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

 

National Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

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Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

 

In addition to high highlighting your chapter and its activities during the month of November, ensure your chapter’s charter is on public display!

 

Charter

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

Upcoming Deadlines for Various Awards & Opportunities

Please note upcoming fall 2018 deadlines for Sigma Delta Pi:

November 30, 2018 (National Charter Month)
Submissions for 6th Annual Facebook B-Day Cake Photo Competition. Click here for details.

December 1, 2018

Entries for annual Frida Kahlo Award for outstanding chapter website. Click here for details 

December 21, 2018

Chapter news and pictures for possible publication in spring 2019 issue of Entre NosotrosClick here for details 

NO DEADLINES:

Applications for Chapter Project Grants: Click here for details and application.

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de José Martí.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

For regular announcements and news, visit:

Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

 

Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

RuthBarnes1922PhiMuPortrait

Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

Please plan now to highlight your chapter and its activities during the month of November.  This is also a wonderful opportunity to locate and display your chapter’s charter!

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

And don’t forget our 6h annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th birthday.  To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:

2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.

3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.
4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.

5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

RuthBarnes1922PhiMuPortrait

Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

Please plan now to highlight your chapter and its activities during the month of November.  This is also a wonderful opportunity to locate and display your chapter’s charter!

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

And don’t forget our 6h annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th birthday.  To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:

2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.

3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.
4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.

5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

 

 

 

 

Sigma Delta Pi: Upcoming Deadlines

UPCOMING DEADLINES FOR SIGMA DELTA PI OPPORTUNITIES:

April 15, 2018

Submissions for 7th Annual Facebook Photo Contest. Click here for details.

May 1, 2018

Submissions for Sigma Delta Pi Chapter Project Grants for 2017-18 academic year: Click here for details 

 Nominations for the Sigma Delta Pi & AATSP’s Mario Vargas Llosa Award: Click here for details.

June 4, 2018
Chapter Annual Report 2017-18 (required of all chapters): Click here for details.

NO DEADLINES:

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de los Descubridores.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued and no longer accepted).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

FOR REGULAR ANNOUNCEMENTS AND NEWS, VISIT:

 Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

Sigma Delta Pi: Upcoming Deadlines

March 15, 2018

Submissions for Sigma Delta Pi & Vista Higher Learning’s inaugural video contest: Click here for details.

April 15, 2018

Submissions for 7th Annual Facebook Photo Contest. Click here for details.

May 1, 2018

Submissions for Sigma Delta Pi Chapter Project Grants for 2017-18 academic year: Click here for details 

Nominations for the Sigma Delta Pi & AATSP’s Mario Vargas Llosa Award: Click here for details.

 June 4, 2018
Chapter Annual Report 2017-18 (required of all chapters): Click here for details.

NO DEADLINES:

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de los Descubridores.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued and no longer accepted).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

FOR REGULAR ANNOUNCEMENTS AND NEWS, VISIT:

Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

Important deadlines for Sigma Delta Pi opportunities

January 31, 2018

Submission of chapter news and pictures for possible publication in spring 2018 issue of Entre NosotrosClick here for details 

February 1, 2018

Submissions for Undergraduate Study Abroad Awards for summer 2018 and 2018-19 academic year: Click here for details 

February 15, 2018

Submissions for Sigma Delta Pi-Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica joint grants for spring 2018: Click here for details 

March 1, 2018

Submissions for Graduate Research Grants for summer 2018 and 2018-19 academic year: Click here for details 

April 15, 2018

Submissions for 7th Annual Facebook Photo Contest. Click here for details.

May 1, 2018

Submissions for Sigma Delta Pi Chapter Project Grants for 2017-18 academic year: Click here for details 

NO DEADLINES:

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de los Descubridores.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued and no longer accepted).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

For regular announcements and news, visit:

Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

Sigma Delta Pi’s 7th Annual Facebook Photo Competition

Sigma Delta Pi is pleased to announce its 7th Annual Facebook Photo Contest for the 2017-18 academic year.

Rules for submissions:

1) Photos must be submitted directly to sdpnational@gmail.com by April 15, 2018.  Photos submitted any other way will NOT be considered.

2)  Facebook photo caption line must include “2018 SDP Photo Comp” and name of chapter.  Eg: “2018 SDP Photo Comp, Tau Iota”

3) Eligible entries must show name of “Sigma Delta Pi” and the Society’s logo within the picture.

4) Competitive entries will reflect mission of Sigma Delta Pi in creative, original, entertaining and coherent ways.

5) Person who posts/submits the photo must be a member (not alumni members) of an active chapter of Sigma Delta Pi; chapter Facebook group pages may also submit the photo.

6) Maximum of two photo entries per chapter.

Winning entry along with 2nd and 3rd place distinctions will be announced by April 15, 2018.

Sigma Delta Pi: November is National Charter Month; 5th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

Cake for Blog

Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by graduate student Ruth Barnes. Please plan now to highlight your chapter and its activities during the month of November.  This is also a wonderful opportunity to locate and display your chapter’s charter!

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours). 

And don’t forget our 5th annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 98th birthday. 

To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes tosdpnational@gmail.com:

2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 98th b-day.

3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.

4) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Eta Upsilon, Illinois State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page, but rather e-mail them to sdpnational@gmail.com as specified above.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit and originality.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.