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Epsilon Eta Chapter

The Epsilon Eta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International was chartered in 1980 at SIUE. It is open to nursing students and leaders who meet established academic and professional criteria both at graduate and undergraduate levels and to community nursing leaders. The society is concerned with the advancement of professional nursing through scholarship, research and practices.

Undergraduate students must have a GPA of 3.0 and shall have completed half of their program. Undergraduates must be in the top 35 % of their class. Graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 and completed a minimum of one quarter of the required graduate curriculum. A nurse leader must have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree or the equivalent in any field, and have demonstrated achievement in nursing. Undergraduates and graduate students who meet the criteria are mailed letters of invitation by the Eligibility counselor and president of Sigma Theta Tau Epsilon Eta, six weeks prior to any induction.


Spring Meeting- April 14, 2014, Location: TBD

Epsilon Eta is seeking nominations for the following officers:

    Vice President

    Leadership Succession


Contact Ms. Michele Beatty for more information on any of these or other leadership opportunities


Please click on the links to find information on the following awards. Please consider applying or urging a fellow member to apply for an award. Due date for the applications is April 4th, 2014. Please submit to Dr. Christine Durbin at

Dr. Gladys Mabunda Non-Traditional Student Undergraduate Scholarship

Doctoral Project/Dissertation Award

Publication Award

Congratulations to our award recipients.

2013 Award Recipients

Betty Temples Mill Undergraduate Student Award for Academic Excellence
Ms. Monica Lin

Epsilon Eta Graduate Student Merit Award
Ms. Jeemin Eversole

Greater Saint Louis Bi-State Area Consortium

Please keep the evening of October 9th 2014 open for our consortium dinner and presentation which will be held at Morris University Center, SIUE campus. Please mark your calendar and SAVE THE DATE October 9th, 2014.

Members- Keep Informed

Many of our members join as students, and then fail to update their email address as they transition into their professional roles. We encourage you to keep us informed of a current email and contact information. All of the communication is electronic.

Please see the website below and sign in to update your contact information.

Sigma Theta Tau Newsletter

Sigma Theta Tau International

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