Phi Gamma Delta's Awards
Cheney Cup: Greatest all-around efficiency in scholarship, fraternity relationships, and general collegiate activities.
Baker Cup: Most effectively focuses attention upon religious, ethical, and social service activities in its daily conduct.
Zerman Trophy: Excels in promoting the involvement of brothers in student government, the campus newspaper, and extracurricular activities. Known as the Archons Trophy prior to 1986.
Condon Cup: Greatest improvement in the areas of scholarship, extracurricular activities, and fraternity relationships.
Coon Plaque: Best chapter publication for the preceding academic year.
Jordan Bowl: Highest comparative scholarship.
Owen Cup: Greatest improvement in scholarship over the preceding academic year.
Brightman Trophy: Best demonstrates that "Phi Gamma Delta is not for college days alone" by maintaining and improving relations between the chapter and graduate brothers.
Brightman Awards go to the most outstanding graduate chapters. They are divided between those with more than 75 members, and those with less than 75 members.
Wilkinson Award: Outstanding graduating senior.
Haynes Award: Most effective Section Chief.
Durrance Award: Outstanding Purple Legionnaire (chapter advisor) in the Fraternity.
Coulter Cup: Graduate brother who has contributed the most to an undergraduate chapter through service in a capacity other than as a Purple Legionnaire or General Officer.
Crowder Cup: Outstanding faculty advisor.
Distinguished Fiji: Presented by the Archons annually to a maximum of six accomplished brothers.
UNDERGRADUATE CHAPTER CERTIFICATES (multiples of each given)
Certificates of Academic Achievement: Exceed the all-men's average on their campuses the previous year.
Certificates of Superior Academic Achievement: Over the all-men's average on their campuses for five or more consecutive years.
John Templeton McCarty Chapter Proficiency Award: Demonstrate efficiency in operations, adhere to Fraternity laws, maintain a favorable standing with the sponsoring institution, and promote the high standards of Phi Gamma Delta.