Those who are deemed Worthy by the Ritual Committee of the Zeta Psi Fraternity have shown excellence in the knowledge of the history and ritual of the fraternity. They are leaders in their undergraduate and/or elder chapters, pillars of their local communities, and educational achievers. They are the current and future leaders of the Ritual Committee and are hand-selected by the Committee to serve Zeta Psi in the future.
Candidates will undergo an intense interview process and oral examination in front of the Ritual Committee at the annual Zeta Psi Fraternity International Convention. A sample list of questions that could be asked to candidates will be available in 2014.
Candidates have five years from the time in which they are invited to appear in front of the Ritual Committee before the invite expires (For example, a candidate invited in 2014 has until 2019 to be interviewed).
Those whom are invited into to join the ranks of The Worthy will receive The Torch of Zeta Psi at the Grand Chapter Banquet during the annual Zeta Psi Fraternity International Convention, The Torch of Zeta Psi pin, and will be invited to serve as an At-Large member of the Ritual Committee.
- Candidate must be a fully initiated brother in the Zeta Psi Fraternity
- Candidates must be approved of the subsequent four points of The Torch of Zeta Psi