Outstanding Chapter Activities Submissions
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Listed below is a brief description of what we expect, followed by each chapters' submission.
Outstanding Chapter Activities - 36 Chapter Submissions
Chapters should apply to the Outstanding Chapter Activities category if they have sponsored a series of exceptional activities throughout the year or have focused their efforts on a single major activity. They should tell us about their chapter's most successful activities, and should be sure to describe each activity, including how many people participated, how it was funded, and what made it a success.
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