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Professional Memberships and Honors Councils

The National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) is a professional association of undergraduate honors programs and colleges; honors directors and deans; and honors faculty, staff, and students. NCHC provides support for institutions and individuals developing, implementing, and expanding Honors education through curriculum development, program assessment, teaching innovation, national and international study opportunities, internships, service and leadership development, and mentored research.To learn more, visit:


The Southern Regional Honors Council (SRHC) annual conference provides an outstanding opportunity for students to interact with honors program students from institutions across the Southeast.  The regional connections can be very rewarding. Networking opportunities are important for students and faculty members alike, and honors directors and deans find learning about best practices from colleagues at other institutions to be invaluable. SRHC provides scholarship funds for honors students from SRHC member schools who are participating in the Honors Semester or Partners in the Park programs of the National Collegiate Honors Council and provides small grant opportunities through the SRHC Student Scholar Grants program which can help fund new features or projects for honors programs. To learn more, visit:


Florida Collegiate Honors Council (FCHC) is a professional association of undergraduate honors programs and colleges in Florida. FCHC is closely associated with the Southern Regional Honors Council (SRHC) and the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) Since the early 1990s, FCHC has held an annual conference in February for Florida Honors students, faculty, directors, and deans. The conference provides an opportunity to network with Honors professionals and Honors students, to share Honors expertise, and to hear presentations from across many disciplines. To learn more, visit:


National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Recognizing that effective academic advising is at the core of student success, NACADA aspires to be the premier global association for the development and dissemination of innovative theory, research, and practice of academic advising in higher education. NACADA promotes student success by advancing the field of academic advising globally. They provide opportunities for professional development, networking, and leadership for a diverse membership.  To learn more, visit:



 Honors Institute Students - FCHC Conference

February 20-22, 2015
Miami, FL