Kay Wilson Presidential Leadership Award

Psi Chi's Kay Wilson Leadership Award for Outstanding Chapter Presidents is presented annually to the one chapter president who demonstrates excellence in leadership of the local chapter.

Deadline: April 1, 2016; April 1, 2017

Sponsor: Psi Chi


The winning Psi Chi chapter president receives:

  1. A $500 cash award.

  2. Travel expenses to attend the APA Annual Convention.

  3. An engraved plaque commemorating the award.


The nominee must be a Psi Chi president in the current academic year or as a Psi Chi president from the previous academic year.

  • Open to both graduate and undergraduate students.
  • Any chapter president is eligible to be nominated.
How to Apply

Candidates cannot apply for this award, but must be nominated by chapter members. Local chapter members nominate their Psi Chi chapter president by submitting a submission form and a letter of nomination.

Nominations for this award are received from Feb. 1–March 1. The nominated president must complete their part of the application between March 2–April 1.

Complete information about the application is available online.