Member Benefits

The benefits of Golden Key membership go far beyond academic recognition. Member benefits range from scholarships and awards, announcements of career opportunities such as jobs, internships and events, being recognized internationally, get connected with our corporate partners, develop your leadership skills, give back to society through community service, network with members at conference, workshops and other events. Through Golden Key, members are empowered with tools to help them realize their potential and to grow on a personal and professional level.

Scholarships and Awards

Golden Key believes in rewarding its members for their academic, leadership and service excellence. To this end, the Society offers more than $500,000 (USD) in member-only scholarships and awards annually.
For details about each of the scholarship programs, please click here.

Corporate Partners
Golden Key provides its members with exclusive access to some of the world’s top companies, employment opportunities, internship positions and career resources. This section is focused on connecting our members with lifelong opportunities for success.

In South Africa we have partners with sought-after employers to target top talent.

See partners and affiliations


Serve as a chapter officer and develop your leadership skills.
Please contact the South Africa Office (link: , attention: Chapter Relations Officer for more information.

Education-based Community Service
Golden Key is committed to providing opportunities for its chapters to contribute to the betterment of their communities and society as a whole. Learn more about opportunities for your chapter to participate in literacy-related projects.  Golden Key defines LITERACY as an individual's ability to read, write, speak, compute and solve problems at levels of proficiency necessary to function on the job, in the family of the individual and in the individual's society.

Mission & Purpose

The mission of SPARK a Change is to impact and improve the lives of at-risk youth (ages 0-17) through literacy, education and real-world preparedness. Golden Key members are service minded individuals who strive to make a positive difference in their communities and around the world. This initiative helps the next generation to discover and unlock their potential.

These are some of the other global projects and events we actively participate:

SPARK a Change Global Youth Service Day
Life-Skills Development Projects Make a Diference Day

Networking and Events

Golden Key connects members to a growing community of individuals and a network of opportunities and benefits including the annual International Conference, regional conferences, Facebook Groups, Twitter, webinars and many interactions in the academic and corporate circles.

Join Golden Key International Honour Society on FB - Click here

Join Golden Key International Honour Society SA on FB - Click here