Mississippi Valley State University

July 24, 2016

Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society

PI  Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society

Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political Science Honor Society, is open to graduate and upper –level undergraduate students in political science who have achieved the required level of academic excellence. Membership is possible only through local chapters.


  • Founded in 1920.
  • Over 430 chapters nationwide.
  • Member, Association of College Honor Societies.

    Benefits of Membership

  • Recognition of academic excellence in Political Science.
  • Forum for scholarly activities.
  • Opportunities for administrative experience as a Pi Sigma Alpha Officer.
  • Annual chapter grants completion.


  • Scholarship for graduate study
  • Awards for best graduate and undergraduate papers
  • Awards for best local chapters
  • Awards for best chapter advisers