A Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society Publication

Volume 3, Issue 1 - Fall, 2005



ISSN:1548-4246

Benefits (Why Kappa Omicron Nu?)

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Grants

News & Events

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Kappa Omicron Nu



Announcing 2005-2007 Student Board Members

Tracey L. Bridges - University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Deidra M. Cody - Berea College
Anita G. Coleman - Northwest Missouri State University


Announcing Kappa Omicron Nu Leadership Conclave and Undergraduate Research Conference Awards


2005 Undergraduate Research Conference Presentation Awards (donor - Council of Administrators for Family and Consumer Sciences): 

Christine M. Clark, East Carolina University
Dixie McGary & Anita G. Coleman, Northwest Missouri State University

Other 2005 Undergraduate Research Conference Presenters: 

Tracey L. Bridges, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Deidra M. Cody, Berea College
Carolyn Kinsey, East Carolina University
Lauren Mechler, Baylor University
Joann E. Willis, University of Maryland Eastern Shore


Kids & Careers in Human Sciences Program Award (2004-05): 

Nu Iota Chapter, East Carolina University 


Adviser Award of Excellence (2005)

Diana D. Carroll, Kappa Beta Xi Chapter, Carson-Newman College


Chapter Award of Excellence (2003-04): 

Kappa Beta Xi Chapter, Carson-Newman College
Kappa Alpha Theta Chapter, Eastern Illinois University
Kappa Beta Rho Chapter, East Tennessee State University
Omicron Tau Chapter, Penn State University

Chapter Award of Excellence (2004-05): 

Kappa Beta Xi Chapter, Carson-Newman College
Kappa Delta Rho Chapter, Olivet Nazarene University
Kappa Beta Rho Chapter, East Tennessee State University
Omicron Tau Chapter, Penn State University
Nu Iota Chapter, East Carolina University


Attention: Undergraduate Researchers

The opportunity to publish manuscripts, papers, and reports is available in the Undergraduate Research Journal for the Human Sciences and to present highlights of your research in a national forum are described on the Undergraduate Research Community Web site (see URC link on Homepage: www.kon.org). 

Internship Scholarships Available

The Association of College Honor Societies has developed partnership relationships with three organizations. The opportunities are listed below. See partner links on the Home page, www.achsnatl.org

Association of College Honor Societies/
Washington Internship Institute Scholarship

ACHS and WII are pleased to announce that inducted student members of the ACHS societies will be awarded a merit-based $500 scholarship for the ACHS/WII Washington Internship Program. Every inducted student member of Kappa Omicron Nu is eligible for this scholarship.

Association of College Honor Societies/
The Fund for American Studies (Georgetown University)

ACHS and The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) are pleased to announce that one inducted student member of Kappa Omicron Nu will be awarded a merit-based $1000 scholarship for a TFAS Summer Institute or Capital Semester.

Association of College Honor Societies/
Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars

In recognition of the high quality students that enroll in The Washington Center's internship program and the outstanding academic achievements of ACHS honor society students, starting with the spring 2006 semester, The Washington Center is pleased to provide three $1,000 scholarships a year to students who are members of Kappa Omicron Nu.

2006-2007 Awards

National Grants to Chapters

Variable grants awarded to chapters for chapter awards.

Master's Fellowships 

Eileen C. Maddex Fellowship - $2,000 awarded annually from an endowment in the Omicron Nu Fellowship Fund in honor of her contributions as Omicron Nu Executive Director.

National Alumni Fellowship - $2,000 awarded by the National Alumni chapter.

Doctoral Fellowships

Hettie Margaret Anthony Fellowship - $2,000 awarded for doctoral study from the Kappa Omicron Phi Fellowship Fund in honor of her as founder of Kappa Omicron Phi at Northwest Missouri State.

Omicron Nu Research Fellowship - $2,000 awarded annually for doctoral research from the Omicron Nu Fellowship Fund.

Marjorie M. Brown Dissertation Fellowship - $10,000 awarded for critical science research.

Research/Project Grants - Cross-Specialization and Integrative Research

National Alumni Chapter Grant - $1,000 awarded annually as a project of the National alumni chapter.

New Initiatives Grant - $3,000 awarded annually from the Kappa Omicron Nu New Initiatives Fund.

Learning from the Road Runner

"Freedom comes from purposeful action. And roadrunners succeed because they are full of purpose. . . . Roadrunners are always clear on their overall aim and are allies with their surroundings.."

From Beep! Beep! Competing in the Age of the Road Runner by Chip R. Bell & Oren Harari (2000).


Kappa Omicron Nu Collegiate Member Newsletter, Volume 3, No. 1 — Executive Director and Editor: Dorothy I. Mitstifer. © Copyright 2005 by Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society, 1749 Hamilton Road, Suite 106, Okemos, MI 48864. Telephone: 517.351.8335 — — e-mail: info@kon.org.