Eta Sigma Gamma

2018-19 ESG Initiates







Eplison Eta Chapter

Eta Sigma Gamma is the National Health Education Honors Society.  Student leaders will be working together to promote health education through academic achievement, research and service learning.  through our efforts, we will integrate these three elements in recognizing academic and professional excellence in the field of health education, and ultimately establishing excellence through our service to others.




"The promotion of the discipline by elevating the standards, ideals, competence, and ethics of professional prepared men and women in Health Education"


The objectives of this chapter of Eta Sigma Gamma are:

  • To astimulate and recognize research, service learning, and academic achievemant within its membership
  • To advocate for Health Education for all peoples
  • To promote professional growth and leadership within the Health Education field
  • To elevate professional standards and ethics of the discipline
  • To assist in the professional preparation of Health Education students at the University of Scranton

Why Join Eta Sigma Gamma?

  • Help build your resume to make you more marketable for employment
  • Associate with professional health educators
  • Meet future and current health education professionals
  • Develop professional skills in teaching, education, and research
  • Gain experience


  • Membership is open to all junior and senior Community Health Education / Health Promotion majors
  • Must have completed at least 2 semesters in the major
  • Minimum overall grade point average of 3.0
  • Grade point average of at least a 3.2 in the major

Application Information:

  • Applications for membership will be accepted in the fall semester of each academic year
  • Initiation into the chapter will take place in the spring semester of the academic year of application
  • Fee is $50.00
  • Applications can be obtained from Dr. Fetherman

ESG SCHOLARSHIP KEY AWARD Local Epsilon Eta Chapter Award Awarded to the Senior with the highest overall GPA Senior 2018 Recipient Brianna Kelly




NCHEC/ESG UNDERGRADUATE MAJOR OF THE YEAR National Award, nominated by Faculty Advisor Awarded to the Undergraduate Major at SOPHE National Conference 2018, Recipient Cesar Bramon




Contact: Dr. Debra Fetherman at