Love of Learning is the Guide of Life

Since our founding in 1776, Phi Beta Kappa has celebrated excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and championed freedom of thought. As America’s most prestigious academic honor society, we are uniquely equipped to advocate for the value and benefits of liberal arts and sciences education.

News & Features

  • Affirming Our Values

    The Phi Beta Kappa Society stands with those who protest racism, police brutality, and injustice against people and communities of color, especially the Black community. The ideals of liberal arts and sciences education and rigorous scholarship should empower us to face the structures that perpetuate racism, to voice our demands for change, and to hold our democracy to the highest standards.

  • Help Celebrate Our Anniversary

    On December 5, Phi Beta Kappa turns 244. Here are some ways you can help us celebrate this milestone...

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  • Key into Public Service Scholarship

    The program will connect arts and sciences students with scholarships and public sector opportunities. ΦBK will award $5,000 scholarships to a cohort of 20 rising sophomore, junior, and senior liberal arts and science majors with a demonstrated interest in public sector work. The application will be open until January 15th.

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Behind The Key

Jeffrey Jones (ΦBK, Rutgers University - Camden) is on the board of the Delaware Valley Phi Beta Kappa Association. Currently a client executive at Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC with experience in sales, marketing, product development, and service excellence, he also recently started his own company back in May called Boss Battle LLC.