The mission of Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing, is to support the learning, knowledge, and professional development of nurses committed to make a difference in health worldwide.
The Pi Lambda chapter at USC Aiken embraces this mission. The chapter wishes to acknowledge and embrace new members of the chapter who have exhibited leadership, scholarship, and service to the organization, the profession, and the community.
Pi Lambda Award
In February 2008, Pi Lambda Chapter voted to give a monetary award of $100 to an outstanding new member of Pi Lambda. The recipient of this award will be from the graduating class. The recipient will be recognized at the School of Nursing Pinning ceremony each semester.
The following are the criteria which must be met in order for an individual to be considered for the Pi Lambda Excellence in Leadership, Scholarship, and Service Award.
- The applicant shall be an inducted and current member Pi Lambda chapter.
- The applicant shall submit a completed application.
- The applicant shall ask for a letter of support from a current member of Pi Lambda chapter.
- The supporting member shall submit the letter of support/recommendation to the Awards Chair.
Both the application and the support letter will be considered when determining the recipient for this award. For more information, please contact Mrs. Karen Morgan in the front office.
Application deadlines are April 15 for May graduation and November 15 for December graduation.