Collegiate Spirit of the Foundation Award

Awarded to the collegiate chapter that excels in all areas of Foundation giving (restricted and unrestricted) and service

  • Hold at least one qualifying Ultra Violet event that meets all of the UV criteria.
  • Unrestricted giving per capita. 
  • Implements a gerontology service program.
  • Conducts at least one chapter educational program about the Foundation per semester.
  • Participates in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, measured by amount of money raised (per capita).
  • Volunteerism at the Walk (members on Walk committee, chapter volunteers at the Walk). 
  • Restricted giving to Sigma Kappa Foundation (Alzheimer’s disesase research fund, Maine Seacoast Mission fund, or scholarship fund).   
  • Chapter has at least 40% membership in 1874 Giving Circle

Application: Information reviewed from VPPS annual report, WALK reports from the Alzheimer's Association on team size and funds raised, and chapter giving calculated by Foundation staff. 

Judged by: Foundation district directors with review by the PULSE committee chair and final approval by the Foundation Board of Trustees.

Award: Winning chapter will be presented with a trophy at Convention and will be mailed the trophy in the fall, in non-Convention years. 


Epsilon Tau, California State University, Fullerton