Outstanding Dean Award

Deadline: Friday, January 24, 2025 by 11:59 PM ET


Beta Alpha Psi takes pride in acknowledging the steadfast support provided by deans to their respective chapters. The Outstanding Dean Award is an annual tribute to these leaders who play a pivotal role in shaping the path of our organization. Nominations, based on chapter officers' and faculty advisors' interactions, make this recognition possible.


The distinguished recipient of the Outstanding Dean Award will be formally recognized at the July 2024 annual meeting and presented with a commemorative plaque.


Nominees must currently hold the position of dean (not associate or assistant dean) for a minimum of two years at the time of nomination. Even if a dean has recently retired or stepped down, they remain eligible for nomination. The focus is on recognizing substantial contributions that have aided the chapter in achieving its objectives, whether through faculty release time, financial support, or other noteworthy contributions.

Nomination Process

It is intended that the chapter officer(s) will complete the and the supporting statement based on their interactions with the nominee.

Chapter officers are entrusted with completing the nomination form and crafting a supporting statement based on their interactions with the nominee.

Award/Competition Process

Winners are carefully chosen by select members of the Beta Alpha Psi Board of Directors, ensuring a fair and rigorous selection process.

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