Spirit of St. Francis Award Nomination Form
Recipients will be awarded at the Mass of the Holy Spirit on Monday, August 18, 2014. Nominations must be received by April 15, 2014.
The Spirit of St. Francis Award is given to a student who embodies the ideals of St. Francis of Assisi.
St. Francis, after whom the city of San Francisco is named, has long been honored by peoples of many religious traditions for his humble and loving service to all whom he encountered. The recipient of this award is recognized by the University community for outstanding service, especially to the poor and disenfranchised of San Francisco and beyond.
The recipient of this award is a graduating senior who has done exemplary volunteer work in San Francisco, the U.S. or internationally.
- Graduating Senior Fall 2014 or Spring 2015
- Takes leadership of university sponsored service projects;
- Goes beyond the university to make a difference in San Francisco, nationally, or internationally;
- Promotes a spirit of inviting other students into service;
- Participation in activities beyond activities that already receive academic credit or salary;
- GPA of 3.0 or better