Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.
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With over 2 million inspiring members and growing strong, Golden Key is the world’s leading international honor society. We’re so proud of our amazing members, who are all proven high achievers that are changing the world. Join Golden Key and be part of something big–plus gain access to the world’s best grants, scholarships and more benefits, including:
  • The chance to see the world and develop your skills with Study Abroad – who give priority access to Golden Key members
  • Access to a wide range of scholarships and awards that will provide you with the funds to achieve your dreams
  • The opportunity to take an active role in chapter activities and gain valuable leadership experience that will help to make your resume stand out
  • Assistance when you’re preparing for graduate school, including support during the application process to exclusive grad school scholarships and the biannual Golden Key Virtual Graduate School Fair
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About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.