College Life Award

Psi Beta / Ann Garrett Robinson
College Life Award

Open to active Psi Beta student members and faculty advisors, alone or as a team. The nominee(s)/team may be nominated by self, chapter officer, the faculty advisor or the college administration.

A plaque of recognition is awarded to the winning person or chapter.

Requirements for Selection
Nominators must send a letter nomination letter. A one-page typed description of the innovative, resourceful, and useful lecture(s), program(s), event(s) or project(s) that uniquely promote(d) the quality of two-year college life and advance(d) the discipline of psychology and the mission of Psi Beta, implemented by the nominee(s).


  • A mini-conference that includes, for example, a day of lectures, workshops, and poster presentations.
  • A speaker’s forum presenting topics relevant areas to psychology (i.e., cyberspace, environmental, police, sports, violence in schools).
  • Linking psychology with the humanities, i.e., an exhibit of psychology art and photography.
  • Highlight national leaders of APA, APS, or Psi Beta as a part of a history project.
  • Create academic support programs or research, i.e., designing and implementing a program to produce higher rates of student retention.
  • A forum highlighting potential careers in psychology.


All materials must be submitted online by June 1st. Only documents in PDF format are accepted. A submission link will be provided here on or before May 1, 2017

College Life Application (click here)