2019 Mother Benedicta Riepp Award

The Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict are seeking nominations for the 13th annual Mother Benedicta Riepp Award. This award, named after our foundress, honors a lay woman who has a relationship with the sisters and whose life exemplifies Benedictine and Gospel values. It will be presented at Gratitude Day on Sunday, August 11, 2019.

The primary qualification for receiving this award is the integration of Benedictine and Gospel values in the nominee’s personal and/or public life. You must submit a written narrative and provide specific examples of ways in which the nominee’s life exemplifies some of these core values.

Nominations are due Friday, June 7, 2019.

For more information about the award and nomination process, visit the Mother Benedicta Riepp web page.