Sigma Delta Pi- National Hispanic Honor Society



Sociedad Nacional Honoraria Hispánica

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, is currently accepting applications for membership by Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Undergraduate sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible if they are currently enrolled in upper-level Spanish courses and:

1. Have completed 2 upper-level Spanish courses, numbered 230 or above, at Georgetown or in a Georgetown program abroad, one of which is in literature or culture and civilization. 

2. Have a GPA of 3.5 in Spanish courses from Advanced or Intensive Advanced and above and no grade lower than a B.

Graduate students are eligible if they have completed 15 credits of graduate courses in Spanish, including two literature courses, and have a B+ average. Those who are already members of another chapter are requested to contact Prof. Anne Thinglum at

Election to Sigma Delta Pi is based on scholarship in general, a high level of attainment in the study of Spanish, a genuine interest in things Hispanic, and professorial recommendation. If accepted, the student must attend the initiation ceremony on April 19th, 2018 at 5pm. A one-time dues charge of $25 includes certificate and pin.

Please submit a hard copy of the application form and an unofficial Georgetown transcript to the mailbox of Prof. Anne Thinglum in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 4th floor in the ICC.

Deadline for application is: Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Applications are available to download.

Please direct any questions to Prof. Anne Thinglum at