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Sigma Nursing Honor Society

eta omega chapter

EOS-inducteesEta Omega received its charter from Sigma Theta Tau International in 1984. We have over 200 active members who are students, graduates, or faculty of the University of Massachusetts Lowell and community leaders.  Sigma is an international honor society with over 135,000 members from more than 90 countries.  The organization places a high value on nursing scholarship and excellence and is a leading professional organization that continues to provide products and services in education, leadership, career development, evidence-based nursing, research, and scholarship.  The Eta Omega Chapter supports these endeavors through research and practice grants, travel awards, and an internship program.  

Awards and Honors

Peggy receiving chapter keyAt the 44th Biennial Convention held September 2017, Eta Omega was awarded the prestigious Chapter Key Award for excellence in chapter-related activities. We also received 3 Regional Excellence Awards in the areas of Philanthropy, Advocacy, and Lifelong Learning. 

Chapter Key Award 

Regional Excellence for Philanthropy

Regional Excellence for Advocacy

Regional Excellence for Lifelong Learning 



Philanthropy

Eta Omega ChristmasEta Omega will once again be supporting the Lowell General Hospital TeamWalk for CancerCare.  We welcome you to join us Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 8:00am at the Tsongas Arena or provide a financial contribution to our team.  More information can be found here: Eta Omega walks for CancerCare


Eta Omega sponsored a family Christmas again in 2017. Thanks to all who contributed.