The Sigma Zeta Founder's Cup

Each chapter submitting a Founders Cup application at the National Meeting for the purpose of competing for the Founders Cup will be judged on a scale of one to ten in areas one and two. The chapter with the highest total score will be the winner.

To be eligible for consideration for the Founders Cup, a chapter must have activities in both area one and two.

Area One: Local Activity
  1. Local meetings - number, quality, originality
  2. Local activities - sponsorship or assistance with science fairs, competitions, service to community, social activities promoting local chapter
  3. Recognition from outside groups
  4. Utilizing outside resources such as speakers, field trips, etc.
  5. Innovative ideas useable by other chapters
Area Two: National Activity
  1. Attendance at National Meeting
  2. Paper presentation at National Meeting – quality and quantity
  3. Cooperation with National Chapter - answering mail, sending in reports, etc.
  4. Recruitment of new chapters
  5. Promotion of inter-chapter activities
  6. Cooperation with other chapters

Any chapter wishing to compete for the Founders Cup must submit to the Founders Cup committee at the Annual Meeting, an evaluation of their activities organized in outline form and using the above criteria as outline headings. This document will be in addition to the chapter report for the Sigma Zetan.