The Franciscan Spirit Award
The Franciscan Spirit Award** for young alumni demonstrating a commitment to advancing the welfare of other human beings. Examples of such accomplishments might include:
- Unusual self-sacrifice and effort by an alumnus in dealing with problems of disadvantaged and/or handicapped.
- A significant role in the development of public support for particular humanitarian efforts.
- Demonstrates the ability to continue to advance the welfare of human beings over their lifetime.
- Candidates for this award are on the path to receive the Plager Award in years to come.
**Only when a worthy candidate is brought forward will this be awarded