The National Council may elect to Honorary Membership persons who have shown special interest or proficiency in scholarship and whose election shall be deemed to be in the interest of the Society. Individual Chapters and National Council members may petition the National Council for Honorary Membership for persons who have distinguished themselves in the field of scholarship, except that not more than one such person may be proposed by the same Chapter or National Council member in any one year. (Constitution, Article X, Section 3)
The Nomination Form may be submitted at any time, but forms will only be evaluated once a quarter by the National Council. Submission deadlines by quarter are March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.