Sigma Delta Pi’s Gabriela Mistral Award for Student Members: Nominations Accepted All Year Long

Sigma Delta Pi’s Gabriela Mistral Award may be granted to an outstanding graduate or undergraduate student of Spanish who is an active member of Sigma Delta Pi and who has demonstrated noteworthy involvement and initiative in their chapter. Honorary members are not eligible, but any active chapter may nominate one active student member per year for this honor with no more than one awardee per chapter per year.  The awardee receives a beautiful certificate courtesy of Sigma Delta Pi and, while supplies last, the book De Chile al Mundo courtesy of the Gabriela Mistral Foundation (https://gabrielamistralfoundation.org/web/).

Any active chapter of Sigma Delta Pi with a deserving active student member should send a letter of nomination from the chapter adviser along with one other letter of recommendation and the nominee’s current academic transcript to sdpnational@gmail.com. Decisions are communicated within one week of receipt of a complete nomination packet.  Nominations only accepted via e-mail. 

Please don’t allow a deserving chapter member to be overlooked!

For further information about the Gabriela Mistral Award, and for a complete list of all past recipients since 1984, see: https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/awards/premio-gabriela-mistral/

Sigma Delta Pi’s Gabriela Mistral Award for Outstanding Chapter Members

El Premio Gabriela Mistral

Any/every active chapter may nominate one (1) outstanding student per year for El Premio Gabriela Mistral.  The awardee, who may be either a graduate or undergraduate student, must be an active member of Sigma Delta Pi, as defined in Article XV of the National By-laws.  Nominations, together with supporting documentation, including several letters of recommendation and a current transcript, should be e-mailed to the Executive Director.  Winners will be given a handsome certificate and a book award courtesy of the Gabriela Mistral Foundation.  Nominations accepted year round.

Sigma Delta Pi is pleased to announce its partnership with the Gabriela Mistral Foundation,
which will provide all future winners of the Gabriela Mistral Award a copy of the Foundation’s book
From Chile to the World–70 Years of Gabriela Mistral’s Nobel Prize.

Sigma Delta Pi’s Newest Partner: Gabriela Mistral Foundation

In July 2016, Sigma Delta Pi formalized a new partnership with the Gabriela Mistral Foundation, which will provide all future winners of the Gabriela Mistral Award a copy of the Foundation’s book From Chile to the World–70 Years of Gabriela Mistral’s Nobel Prize.