2021 Annual Awards Recipients

The National Council is pleased to announce the of the Delta Zeta Annual Awards! We appreciate the efforts of each chapter member who took the time to apply for these awards.

This year, there were 643 submissions from 76 different chapters. Our Delta Zeta sisters and chapters are truly amazing. We are very proud of our chapters and the extraordinary members who make Delta Zeta outstanding on their respective campuses and fraternal communities.

Again, congratulations to our award-winning chapters and to all our chapters on an outstanding year. If you wish to contact an award-winning chapter regarding their program, event or initiative, please log onto , and use the Find a Chapter link at the bottom of the page to find the chapter’s contact information.

We hope everyone enjoys the remainder of their summer!

RITUAL ANNUAL AWARD

OUTSTANDING RITUAL EVENT OR CELEBRATION

Award-Winning Chapter:

Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Iota Chapter, Wright State University
  • Beta Kappa Chapter, Iowa State University
  • Epsilon Xi Chapter, University of Central Arkansas
  • Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

SISTERHOOD ANNUAL AWARD

OUTSTANDING SISTERHOOD EVENT OR CELEBRATION – COLLEGIATE CHAPTER

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas

OUTSTANDING SISTERHOOD EVENT OR CELEBRATION – COLLEGIATE CHAPTER AND ALUMNAE

Award-Winning Chapters:

Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Honorable Mention:

  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University

STANDOUT SISTER – ADVISOR OR ALUMNAE MEMBER

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville
  • Xi Beta Chapter, Eastern Kentucky University

STANDOUT SISTER – COLLEGIATE MEMBER

Award-Winning Chapter:

Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Epsilon Xi Chapter, University of Central Arkansas
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville
  • Xi Phi Chapter, University of Missouri/Kansas City
  • Beta Xi Chapter, Auburn University

HISTORY ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING PRESERVATION PROGRAM OR ACTIVITY

Award-Winning Chapter:

Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University

Honorable Mention:

  • Omicron Pi Chapter, Frostburg State University
  • Theta Rho Chapter, California State University/Los Angeles

OUTSTANDING HISTORICAL PROGRAM OR ACTIVITY

Award-Winning Chapter:

Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas

Honorable Mention:

  • Theta Rho Chapter, California State University/Los Angeles
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Alpha Gamma Chapter, University of Alabama

PINK GOES GREEN: DIGITIZING HISTORY

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Sigma Chapter, Winthrop University

Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Theta Rho Chapter, California State University/Los Angeles

PUBLIC RELATIONS ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING CHAPTER COMMUNICATIONS

Award-Winning Chapter:

Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University

Honorable Mention:

  • Omicron Sigma Chapter, Gallaudet University
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Pi Delta Chapter, Wake Forest University
  • Theta Phi Chapter, Old Dominion University

 

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC RELATIONS EVENT

Award-Winning Chapters:

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Kappa Iota Chapter, Wright State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas

ACADEMICS ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Alpha Beta Chapter, University of Illinois

Honorable Mention:

  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Pi Omicron Chapter, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Xi Beta Chapter, Eastern Kentucky University
  • Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas

 

OUTSTANDING FACULTY PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Lambda Chapter, University of San Francisco
  • Pi Delta Chapter, Wake Forest University
  • Xi Upsilon Chapter, Northeastern University

 

OUTSTANDING NEW MEMBER ACADEMIC PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University

Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Upsilon Chapter, Northeastern University
  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Beta Kappa Chapter, Iowa State University
  • Pi Beta Chapter, University of Hartford
  • Beta Tau Chapter, Nebraska Wesleyan University

MEMBERSHIP ANNUAL AWARDS

CHAPTER DEVELOPMENT
HONORING DELTA ZETA’S FASTEST GROWING CHAPTERS

Award-Winning Chapter:

Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Xi Upsilon Chapter, Northeastern University
  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University

CHAPTER BREAKTHROUGH
HONORING DELTA ZETA’S MOST IMPROVED CHAPTERS IN RECRUITMENT

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville

Honorable Mention:

  • Gamma Lambda Chapter, San Jose State University
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville

CHAPTER EXCELLENCE
HONORING DELTA ZETA’S TOP PERFORMING CHAPTERS IN RECRUITMENT

Award-Winning Chapters:

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University
Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Upsilon Chapter, Northeastern University
  • Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University
  • Pi Omicron Chapter, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

NEW MEMBER EDUCATION ANNUAL AWARDS

EXCELLENCE IN IMPLEMENTATION

Award-Winning Chapter:

Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Delta Tau Chapter, Temple University
  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University
  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Pi Alpha Chapter, University of Florida

 

OUTSTANDING SUPPLEMENTAL EXPERIENCES

Award-Winning Chapter:

Pi Alpha Chapter, University of Florida
Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville

PANHELLENIC ANNUAL AWARD

OUTSTANDING GREEK LEADERSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM OR OTHER LEADERSHIP PROGRAM/EVENT

Award-Winning Chapter:

Omicron Nu Chapter, University of Windsor

Honorable Mention:

  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Epsilon Xi Chapter, University of Central Arkansas


PANHELLENIC PUBLIC RELATIONS EXCELLENCE AWARD

Award-Winning Chapters:

Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Zeta Xi Chapter, Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • Lambda Xi Chapter, Texas A&M University
  • Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University

PANHELLENIC IMPACT AWARD (CHAPTER)

Award-Winning Chapter:

Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University
  • Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University
  • Zeta Xi Chapter, Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Lambda Xi Chapter, Texas A&M University

PANHELLENIC IMPACT AWARD (INDIVIDUAL)

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville
  • Lambda Lambda Chapter, The College of New Jersey
  • Alpha Beta Chapter, University of Illinois
  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University

RISK PREVENTION ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING RISK PREVENTION PROGRAM/EVENT ALCOHOL EDUCATION

Award-Winning Chapter:

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Delta Tau Chapter, Temple University
  • Epsilon Xi Chapter, University of Central Arkansas

OUTSTANDING RISK PREVENTION PROGRAM/EVENT HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS OR ASSAULT PREVENTION

Award-Winning Chapter:

Alpha Beta Chapter, University of Illinois

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Epsilon Xi Chapter, University of Central Arkansas
  • Alpha Gamma Chapter, University of Alabama

OUTSTANDING RISK PREVENTION PROGRAM/EVENT I HAVE A CHOICE PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Honorable Mention:

  • Delta Alpha Chapter, California State University/Long Beach
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville

OUTSTANDING RISK PREVENTION PROGRAM/EVENT MENTAL HEALTH/WELLNESS EDUCATION

Award-Winning Chapters:

Omicron Zeta Chapter, Randolph-Macon College

Pi Omicron Chapter, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Honorable Mention:

  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina
  • Omicron Pi Chapter, Frostburg State University

OUTSTANDING RISK PREVENTION PROGRAM/EVENT HAZING PREVENTION EDUCATION

Award-Winning Chapter:

Delta Tau Chapter, Temple University
Honorable Mention:

  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

PHILANTHROPY ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING VIRTUAL PHILANTHROPIC PROJECT/EVENT

Award-Winning Chapter:

Omicron Chapter, University of Pittsburgh

Honorable Mention:

  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Pi Sigma Chapter, University of Texas/Dallas
  • Delta Alpha Chapter, California State University/Long Beach
  • Theta Nu Chapter, Minnesota State University/Moorhead

SERVICE ANNUAL AWARD

OUTSTANDING SERVICE PROJECT/EVENT

Award-Winning Chapter:

Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University

Honorable Mention:

  • Alpha Sigma Chapter, Florida State University
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Beta Lambda Chapter, University of Tennessee/Knoxville

SPECIAL PROGRAMS/INITIATIVES ANNUAL AWARD

OUTSTANDING PINK GOES GREEN EVENT/INITIATIVE

Award-Winning Chapter:

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Honorable Mention:

  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University
  • Omicron Pi Chapter, Frostburg State University
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University

CONSTITUTION ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING GOVERNING DOCUMENTS PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

FINANCE ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSTANDING FINANCIAL EDUCATION

Award-Winning Chapters:

Alpha Sigma Chapter, Florida State University

Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University
  • Theta Eta Chapter, Creighton University
  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University

OUTSTANDING FINANCIAL WELLNESS PROGRAM

Award-Winning Chapter:

Beta Delta Chapter, University of South Carolina

Honorable Mention:

  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University
  • Kappa Alpha Chapter, Nicholls State University

MISCELLANEOUS ANNUAL AWARDS

OUTSIDE OF THE BOX PROGRAM/EVENT/ACTIVITY

Award-Winning Chapters:

Xi Beta Chapter, Eastern Kentucky University

Gamma Delta Chapter, Pennsylvania State University

Honorable Mention:

  • Iota Delta Chapter, Edinboro University
  • Pi Epsilon Chapter, Clemson University
  • Lambda Kappa Chapter, University of Alabama/Huntsville
  • Alpha Sigma Chapter, Florida State University
  • Lambda Rho Chapter, Illinois State University
  • Xi Omicron Chapter, Loyola Marymount University