Pi Sigma Alpha Pi Sigma Alpha The National Political Science Honor Society John Carroll University Mu Upsilon Chapter Pi Sigma Alpha offers scholarships, research, and network opportunities for its members, as well as the potential for academic and community service. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 11, 2016. Please complete the following form: Please note that if your membership is approved, there will be a $45 PSA initiation fee. Pi Sigma Alpha Application Name* First Last Banner #*Email* PhoneMajor*Students who are not political science majors may be elected to membership, provided that they meet the other requirements and have demonstrated a sincere interest in political science.GPA*Students must have maintained an average grade of “B” or higher in all political science courses, and an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher.Class Standing*FreshmanSophomoreJuniorSeniorClass Rank*Students must have maintained general scholarship sufficient to place within the upper third of his or her college class. (Students with less than 60 total credits can find out class rank from the Registrar's Office. Students with more than 60 credits: log into Banner, go to "Registration & Academic Services", click on "Student Records", then "View Student Undergraduate Rank".) Political Science Courses you have completed (Click the "+" sign to add courses):*Course NumberCourse NameGrade Received or "In Progress" Course Requirements: 1) 12 semester hours of work in political science are required, which may include courses in American politics, comparative politics, international relations, and political thought. 2) At least one course not open to students in the first years of collegiate work is required. 3) The student must have maintained an average grade of “B” or higher in all of the above-named courses. Copy of Unofficial Transcript or Degree Evaluation*Today's Date* If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Andreas Sobisch, Pi Sigma Alpha Advisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tyler Potts, Chapter President, at email@example.com. Pi Sigma Alpha members receive discounts on Geico Insurance and test preparation classes with The Princeton Review. Pi Sigma Alpha is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS) and is designated as a “Specialized, Upper-Division” society by ACHS.