Triangle Achievement Award
To the Applicant : The Men of Gamma Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon are pleased to offer scholarships for two outstanding individuals for the Fall of 2017. One award will be for $1,000 and the other for $500.
We sponsor this scholarship because we want to recognize all of your accomplishments to date. We also know that young men like you are the ones that will shape this University in the next four years and want to show our support for your ventures, whether they be within the Greek system or not Applying for or winning this award in no way obliges you to join Tau Kappa Epsilon or any other U of I Greek letter organization.
Who is Gamma Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon?
Gamma chapter is the third and most storied chapter of over 279 chapters of Tau Kappa Epsilon, internationally. We, Tekes of Gamma Chapter, pride ourselves on our scholarship in academics, our leadership on campus, but most importantly, three basic ideals that we were founded onlove, charity, and esteem.
When Tau Kappa Epsilon was founded, the goal was to establish a fraternity in which the primary requisites for membership are the personal worth and character of the individual rather than the wealth he possessed, the honors or titles he could display, or the rank he maintained on the social ladder.
These goals are what we live our lives by and the experiences and lessons from being a Teke are lessons that are carried on into life, after the years of an undergraduate are over. This is why we call ourselves a Fraternity for Life.
What to include in your application
- A current resume
- Filled out and signed application for the Triangle Achievement Award
Please send all paper applications to Ken Halvachs or submit applications via email to the address below with Subject: Triangle Application.
For further information: www.triangle.bizjournals.com.