2017 Chapter Award Nominations

2017 Chapter Awards & Recognition

Sorors, it is time to recognize your fellow chapter members and community organizations for their service and commitment to Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter and the DeKalb County community throughout the year. Please review the list of awards, award descriptions and eligibility requirements.  You can submit nominations by downloading the Chapter Awards Nomination Form, or by filling out the online forms below. ALL NOMINATION FORMS ARE DUE NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 11, 2017!

Voting will take place at the November Chapter meeting on Saturday, November 18th. If you have any questions, please send us an email at honorsandawards@lambdaepsilonomega.com.

 

 

The Polly Meriwether Lewis Award

AWARD DESCRIPTION:  This award is named in the honor of Soror Polly Meriwether Lewis, a pioneer of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter. A woman of self-confidence, humility and grace, she represents the hard worker who always remains committed to the purpose of ideals of alpha Kappa alpha Sorority, Inc. The award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must be consistent in promoting positive chapter visibility.
  • Must have attended at least 80% of chapter meetings, Clusters, Regional Conferences, and Boules.
  • Must have participated in more than 50% of chapter functions and activities.
Fields marked with a * are required.

Soror Lighthouse Award

AWARD DESCRIPTION  The award represents a Soror who is a guiding force; a beacon, one who is constantly looked to for direction and advice. This award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must be consistent in promoting positive chapter visibility.
  • Must have attended at least 80% of chapter meetings, Clusters, Regional Conference, and Boules.
  • Must have participated in more than 50% of chapter functions and activities.
Fields marked with a * are required.

Community Lighthouse Award

AWARD DESCRIPTION: The award represents an organization whose vision and mission is to serve the community through tireless dedication and support, and clearly demonstrates the importance of ‘service to all mankind’. This award highlights the importance of service to others and is in recognition of a community organization receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Demonstrates itself as willing and committed to serving the community and its citizens.
  • Promote civic, educational, social and cultural concerns.
  • Address the community needs and institute positive measures to meet those needs.
  • Significantly impacted the surrounding community through its unselfish service and support.
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Most Outstanding Soror in Community Service

AWARD DESCRIPTION:  This award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must have demonstrated exemplary service to the community throughout the year. Service may include work with the sorority, church, community, and other organizations.
Fields marked with a * are required.

Most Sisterly Soror

AWARD DESCRIPTION: The award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must have demonstrated a true sisterly spirit, proven helpfulness and gestures throughout the year.
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Spirit of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

AWARD DESCRIPTION: The award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must be consistent in promoting positive chapter visibility.
  • Must have attended at least 80% of chapter meetings, Clusters, Regional Conference, and Boules.
  • Must have participated in more than 50% of chapter functions and activities.
Fields marked with a * are required.

New Pearl Award

AWARD DESCRIPTION: The New Pearl Award is given to the soror who has reactivated or transferred into Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter within the past 2 years of nomination.  This soror has made her presence known by participating in several chapter meetings and program events, actively serving on standing and/or ad hoc committees, and making significant contributions to the overall program and operational initiatives of the chapter.

Officer of the Year

AWARD DESCRIPTION:  This award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega officer receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be an officer of the Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must have fulfilled the requirements of the office held as described on the adopted Constitution and By-Laws of the chapter. Example: Performance of duties, consistency in filing reports and attendance at chapter meetings and workshops.
Fields marked with a * are required.

Committee of the Year

AWARD DESCRIPTION  This award is in recognition of the Sorors of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Committee receiving the majority of votes during the balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Expound on the activities, responsibilities, and functions of the committee.
  • Describe the significant contributions made by the committee to enhance the total operations and programs of the chapter for the current year.
  • Describe how the committee has promoted service to mankind and the purposes and ideals of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Fields marked with a * are required.

Soror of the Year

AWARD DESCRIPTION: This award is in recognition of a Lambda Epsilon Omega Soror receiving the majority of votes during a balloted election.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a financially active Soror of Lambda Epsilon Omega Chapter.
  • Must regularly attend and participate in chapter activities.
  • Must encourage sisterhood among Sorors.
  • Should be sensitive and aware of the needs in the community and promote service to all mankind.
  • Should promote the purpose and ideals of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Should have made a significant contribution to the programs of Lambda Epsilon Omega chapter during the current year.
Fields marked with a * are required.