Chapter Resources


If you're a new student member, we want you to know that our NCPA Student Chapters are where all the action happens. Your chapter is the best place to get plugged in and to start making an impact. If you see something here that your chapter hasn't started yet, ask your advisor or chapter president if you can be the person to get that idea up and running.

If you're a chapter officer, we have a ton of resources available to help you successfully run your chapter. We suggest starting with the Chapter Operations Manual and going from there.

If your school or college of pharmacy doesn't have an NCPA chapter, we can help you start one. Scroll to the bottom of this page for more information.

August 1 - September 18, 2022

Four chapters will be highlighted at the Foundation Award Ceremony at the 2022 NCPA Annual Convention. The categories are listed below and each winning chapter will receive $875:

  • Greatest Percentage Increase in NCPA Student Membership

  • Greatest Increase in P1 NCPA Student Members

  • Greatest Percentage of NCPA Student Members at a School of Pharmacy

  • Largest Chapter

Only national dues-paying members on NCPA school rosters will be counted. Students who graduated in 2022 are excluded from the total. You must have an Affiliation Agreement and Chapter Bylaws on file with NCPA headquarters. A chapter officer must attend the NCPA 2022 Annual Convention and the NCPA Foundation Award Ceremony on Sunday October 2, 2022 to be eligible for the award.

How to Find Your Chapter Roster

Midyear Report Walkthrough

How to Submit your Midyear or End-of-Year Report

Presentation Development Resources

Starting a New Chapter?

Checklist for Starting a New Chapter

✔ Did you join NCPA?

✔ Do you have a faculty liaison?

✔ Do you have 16 student members?

✔ Do you have the chapter bylaws?

✔ Have you signed the affiliation agreement?

Are you looking to build a community within your pharmacy career? NCPA is the place for you and we are here to bring student pharmacists together! Looking to expand your NCPA student chapter or starting a NCPA student chapter at your school? Then this is the place for you!

Practice Transformation Challenge

This award is given to the student chapter that demonstrates excellence throughout the year in promoting pharmacy practice transformation through education in adherence, care planning, and engagement with CPESN-USA on the local, state or national level. Collaboration with ACT Pharmacy Collaborative working with the chapter’s ACT faculty champion is strongly encouraged. Promotion can be done through in-person events, print materials, media forms such as video, photo, radio and tv, and social media. Chapters are evaluated on education, implementation, event outcomes, chapter impact, creativity and collaboration with other health care professions.

Winning chapter receives $750.