Local Chapter Award Sample Press Release
Sample Press Release for Local Chapter Award
_____________ (insert name) was awarded the ______________ (insert name of award) for ______________________ (insert reason for award, i.e. service, dedication, scholarship, etc.) at the ______ chapter of Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity at ____________ (insert college/university).
The award is given annually to the member who ______________ (insert qualifications for awards and why it’s such an honor in about two to three short sentences).
______________ (insert name) is pursuing a degree in ____________ (insert major/field). He/She plans to graduate in ______ (insert year) and hopes to ___________ (insert career goals).
Phi Sigma Pi is a national, coed honor fraternity based out of Lancaster, Pa. It was founded in 1916 at Central Missouri State University and today has over 4,000 active undergraduate members at 95 colleges and universities across the country. Phi Sigma Pi strives to promote high levels of excellence through service, scholarship, leadership and fellowship.
The _____ chapter was founded in ______ (insert year) and is responsible for _____________ (insert large accomplishments or annual service events it holds)
To be considered for membership, students must be undergraduates who have completed at least one semester of college coursework and earned a minimum 3.0 grade point average. Membership is open to students in any major who have met the above requirements. Before being inducted students must go through an educational program about the fraternity, in which they build their leadership skills by planning programs and events while learning about the fraternity’s ideas. Once inducted, members attend weekly meetings and participate in several service projects, fundraisers and educational programs each semester until he/she graduates.
For more information, please contact ________ (insert name), _______________ (insert position) at ___________ (insert phone number WITH area code) or _____________ (insert e-mail address).
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