LWTech PTK Beta Iota Tau Chapter

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The LWTech Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society is Beta Iota Tau and was started in 2001. We induct approximately 100 new members each year from a variety of academic programs. Our chapter is led by a team of students who serve as Chapter Officers. Our chapter provides many resources and opportunities for our members and works to serve the greater campus community through a variety of projects.

Scholarships

  • Spring Deadline: May 2020
  • Fall Deadline: October 2020
  • Over 200 scholarships awarded
  • Up to $5,500 each
  • Some scholarship are earmarked for military

Learn more and apply online at the PTK Scholarship website.

  • Spring Deadline: May 2020
  • Fall Deadline: October 2020
  • Over 250 scholarships awarded
  • $1,500 to $30,000 each

Learn more and apply online at the PTK Scholarship website.

  • Spring Deadline: May 2020
  • Fall Deadline: October 2020
  • Two scholarships awarded
  • Up to $2,500 each

Learn more and apply online at the PTK Scholarship website.

  • Applications open at various times
  • Variety of scholarships, including for:
    • Textbook subscriptions
    • NCLEX Review and Exam
    • Women age 35 or older
    • Students interested in studying internationally
    • And more!

Learn more and apply online at the PTK Scholarship website.

Events

Graduation Regalia

What

PTK members can wear PTK regalia at our Commencement Ceremony when they graduate. Regalia includes stoles, cords, tassels, and medallions.

How

Members must purchase this regalia online at the PTK store.

When

Members can purchase regalia at anytime, but to ensure you have it by the Commencement Ceremony in June we recommend ordering it by May 15.

Involvement Opportunities

Honors In Action

Honors in Action is Phi Theta Kappa's Honors Programs, and is designed to engage students in informed action that fosters student success and helps fulfill PTK's mission to provide college students opportunities to grow as scholars and leaders. By participating in a chapter’s Honors in Action Project, members have opportunities to apply learning and practice real-world problem-solving by developing an in-depth, action-oriented project related to research of an Honors Study Topic.

College Project

The College Project is designed to help LWTech's PTK chapter develop a positive relationship between our chapter and the college administration. The goal of the project is to positively impact the students of LWTech. 

Chapter Leadership

Current members can lead the chapter by serving as Chapter Officers. Elections are held in Spring Quarter for the upcoming academic year.

To learn more about this year's projects and get involved, contact the PTK Chapter Officers or attend an upcoming chapter meeting.

Resources

PTK Connect is an online resource  dedicated to promoting two year completion and transfer pathways. Students can get matched to colleges, access to scholarships, and create a transfer plan, or identify career pathways and opportunities and connect to potential employers.

PTK Edge is PTK’s exclusive online professional development plan for members to practice and strengthen their soft skills, including: communication, critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and professional etiquette.