Member Benefits:


Each Secretary's Circle participant will receive all of following benefits as a special thanks for their generous support. Each giving level includes additional benefits, which are listed below.
  • Complimentary invitation for two to the annual Phi Beta Kappa Book Awards Dinner, held in Washington, D.C.
  • Complimentary invitation for two to Phi Beta Kappa national events in your area
  • Updates from the Secretary on key issues in the arts and sciences
  • Complimentary subscription to The American Scholar
  • Special recognition in The American Scholar
  • Opportunity to meet with the Secretary when you are in Washington, D.C. or when he travels to your city
  • Secretary's Circle commemorative lapel pin


Additional Gifts:


1776 Laureate $1,776
Our additional gesture of appreciation for this gift:
  • Phi Beta Kappa Travel Mug and a Book Awards-winning publication

Bronze Laureate $2,000–$4,999

Our additional gesture of appreciation for this gift:

  • VIP Seating at the Book Awards Dinner and a Book Awards-winning publication
  • Secretary's Circle commemorative coffee mug

Silver Laureate $5,000–$9,999

Our additional gesture of appreciation for this gift:

  • VIP seating at the Book Awards Dinner and copies of all 2017 Book Awards-winning publications
  • Polished pewter Julep Cup engraved with the Phi Beta Kappa insignia

Gold Laureate $10,000 and above

Our additional gesture of appreciation for this gift:

  • VIP seating at the Book Awards Dinner
  • Signed copies of all 2017 Book Awards-winning publications
  • Phi Beta Kappa Framed Membership Display, with certificate engraved with your name and chapter, gold electroplate key, double-matted in a walnut frame
Phi Beta Kappa Associate Secretary Eva Caldera and Secretary Frederick M. Lawrence with an event attendee at the recent Houston Cities of Distinction reception.

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