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Omicron Tau Theta

Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Chapter Award

The outstanding chapter award is based on the national chapter historical reports that are submitted to the National Secretary/Historian. The outstanding chapter will be selected based on activities that revolve around the active involvement, membership activities, chapter activities, and national participation. The outstanding chapter will be presented each year at the National OTT meeting.



Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Graduate Student Award

The outstanding graduate student member award is designed to recognize outstanding graduate student participation in Omicron Tau Theta. In order to qualify for the award, the following information should be submitted to Omicron Tau Theta by the announced deadline: A letter from the student’s chapter advisor that describes the achievements that distinguish the graduate student member from their peers; a second letter of support from an OTT chapter member; a current resume of the graduate student with full name, current mailing address, and professional organization activities and information; student must be a current dues paying member of OTT. 


Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Research Award

An award for outstanding doctoral research shall be made in the form of a plaque. It shall be named Omicron tau Theta Outstanding Doctoral Research Award. An award for outstanding masters level research shall be made in the form of a certificate. It shall be named Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Masters Research. Each award is to be administered by the OTT Research Award Committee.



Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Journal Article Award

An award for the outstanding JVTE article of the year (volume) shall be made in the form of a certificate. It shall be named Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Journal Article Award. Two awards shall be made at the 1989 meeting -- for volumes 1and 2. Two awards shall be made at the 1990 meeting -- for volumes 3 and 4. Two awards shall be made at the 1991 meeting-- for volumes 5 and 6. Two awards shall be made at the 1992 meeting -- for volumes 7 and 8. Beginning with the 1993 meeting, the award shall be made for the most recent volume (Volume 9 for 1993). This award is to be administered by the OTT Editorial Board.



Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Professional Service Award

An award for distinguished service to the profession by an OTT member shall be made in the form of a plaque. It shall be named Omicron Tau Theta Outstanding Professional Service Award. This award may be made at the 1990 and subsequent meetings. It is to be administered by the OTT National Awards Recognition Committee.



Anthony G Porreca Award for Distinguished Service to Omicron Tau Theta

An award for distinguished service to OTT shall be made in the form of a plaque. It shall be named Anthony G. Porreca Award for Distinguished Service to Omicron Tau Theta. The award may be made at the 1989 and subsequent meetings. It is to be administered by the OTT National Awards Recognition Committee. This award may be given about every other year and only when there is unanimity of feeling that such recognition is merited.



OTT sponsors the following awards for outstanding members and chapters