Nominations Needed for Conclave 2019 TKE Awards

Nominations Needed for Conclave 2019 TKE Awards

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is seeking nominations for the 2019 honors to be awarded at Conclave 2019 in Orlando, FL. To nominate a deserving Frater, please click the link below, fill out the email form and submit your nominations no later than June 24, 2019.

Nominations for 2019 TKE Awards: Awards@tke.org

(Nominations may also be sent via U.S. mail, fax or email as listed below)

Awards Committee
Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
7439 Woodland Dr.  Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN  46278
(317) 875-8353 fax

KEY AWARDS & RECOGNITION

  • Order of the Golden Eagle -- The Order of the Golden Eagle is the highest honor conferred by Tau Kappa Epsilon.  The following persons only shall be considered for this honor:
    1. A Past Grand Officer or a past member of the Board of Directors of the TKE Educational Foundation; or
    2. A man who has given unselfish and devoted service of recognized value in the Fraternity for at least ten years; or
    3. A man whose life exemplifies the ideals of Tau Kappa Epsilon.
  • Teke Alumnus of the Year -- The Teke Alumnus of the Year Award is given for outstanding accomplishment and performance in the member's career or field of endeavor. 
  • The Grand Prytanis Award -- The Grand Prytanis may give this award to two Fraters per year (four per biennium) who, in his opinion, have rendered the most valuable services to the Fraternity as a whole.
  • Salsbury-Scott Interfraternity Award -- The Grand Prytanis may annually make this award to the man or woman who, in his opinion, shall have rendered the most valuable services to advance the cause of fraternities and the Greek system.  The recipient shall not be required to be a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon, or any other fraternity or sorority.
  • Order of the Silver Maple Leaf -- The Order of the Silver Maple Leaf is given to an individual who (a) throughout his lifetime has exemplified the ideals of Tau Kappa Epsilon and/or (b) through his efforts, has promoted the causes of international understanding and brotherhood within or outside of the Fraternity.
  • Key Leader Award -- The Grand Prytanis Key Leader Award is given to volunteers who have demonstrated exceptional service to local chapters in TKE.  The award recipients are chosen by the Grand Prytanis.
  • Alumni Association Recognition – Various awards for top performing area-based and chapter-affiliated alumni associations are given as deemed appropriate by the Grand Prytanis.  If you have seen outstanding work by a chartered alumni association, please list the group and provide a note as to why they are worthy of special recognition.
  • Advisors Hall of Fame -- This special recognition is bestowed on Chapter Advisors and key local Board of Advisors members for ten or more years of exceptional and exemplary service to a local chapter.  This recognition is awarded only occasionally and to commemorate a lifetime of service to a local TKE group.

For more information, please contact:

Todd Farmer
Senior Regional and Alumni Director
317-872-6533 ext. 234
tfarmer@tke.org