How can I become a member of STTI?

Potential candidates that meet the eligibility criteria are invited to

submit their completed application documents and current Curriculum Vitae to the office of the Secretariat.  You are also welcome to enquire from your local faculty councilor about joining the organization.  Click on the link for more information on the application procedure.

Application Procedure

Your application will then be reviewed and once you are elected an eligible candidate, you pay an inauguration fee & the membership fee** of:

US$ 54  (applicable for middle income countries, Botswana and South Africa) or

US$ 40 (low income countries) must be paid into the bank account of the African Honour Society for Nurses.

For a list of low and middle income countries see:  “Membership Fee 2014 / 2015” below or at the Document tab

The membership fee** to be paid annually after your induction as a member, amounts to:

  Country US Dollars($)
  Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Zimbabwe $30
  Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Mauritius, Nigeria, Swaziland, South Sudan, Sudan, Congo Rep $44
  South Africa, Namibia, Egypt Arab Rep, Jordan, Zambia $44


Induction material will then be ordered from the United States of America and sent to your sub-   chapter for your induction as a member of the organization.

Please note that the membership fee** is subject to change in accordance with international membership fee increases.


  What are the eligibility criteria?

In order to join the Tau Lambda-at-Large Chapter a candidate must meet the following criteria:

  Undergraduate students

(in Baccalaureate programme)

·         Student falls in the top 35% of the class,

·         Student has an average of 70% or higher

  Post-graduate students

(Honours, Masters or Doctoral    programme)

·         Student falls in the top 35% of the class,

·         Student has an average of 70% or higher

·         If no marks are available a reliable and valid instrument is used to determine scholastic achievement.

Community Nurse Leaders ·         Nurse with at least a B degree,

·         Nurses who have demonstrated marked achievement in nursing education, practice, research and publication.


  Why should you become a STTI member?

  • Receive 2 international nursing journals free, of which 1 is available electronically
  • You add your profile onto the STTI website & who knows how many work opportunities may come your way
  • You can do networking with other nurses across the world
  • You may apply for grant to do research
  • You have access to the Virginia Henderson Library
  • Special prices for members at STTI conferences

Please note:  When you click on the link, the document lies on the task bar below.  Click there on the document to open.