National Beta is the nation’s largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization in America. National Beta is committed to recognizing high academic achievement, rewarding and nurturing worthy character, fostering leadership skills and encouraging service to others. The motto for National Beta is DUCAMUS ALIIS SERVIENDO, Latin for Let Us Lead by Serving Others. This motto has been the guiding light of National Beta since 1971.
National Beta offers:
• A positive contribution to a school’s climate and culture.
• An additional avenue for incorporating character education
and service learning in the school environment and assisting
students in becoming a servant leader.
• Assistance to students in continuing their education after
high school through potential scholarships for Senior Beta
• An opportunity to showcase students’ talents and abilities,
as well as provide social interaction with others at State and
• An extraordinary experience for leadership training, goalsetting,
and self-esteem building activities at the Beta
Leadership Events held every summer, as well as opportunities
to attend Student Leadership Summits held throughout the