St. Catherine Medal Nomination Form

General Instruction:

  • Deadline to submit nominations: February 15
  • This form is to be filled out and signed by the nominator.
  • Deadline to submit letters of recommendation & Activities Verification form: March 1

Kappa Gamma Pi Honor Society annually makes available an award for outstanding service or leadership. The award is to a senior, sophomore, or junior student who has been nominated by a Barry student, faculty member, staff member, and/or administrator. Sophomore status is equivalent to 30-59 credits; junior status is equivalent to 60-89 credits; senior status is equivalent to 90-120 credits. These totals include transfer credits.

The Honors Committee has conferred this medal each year upon outstanding Barry student who has displayed high ideals and leadership in Catholic college education. The recipient of a medal is selected on the basis of leadership and service to Barry University and/or church and community. Kappa Gamma Pi membership qualifications are not requirements for this award.

The Honors Committee invites your nomination for the St. Catherine Medal. You – student, faculty member, staff member, and/or administrator – may nominate the student you consider most deserving of this honor. Each nominee will be requested to ask a fellow student and a faculty member for a letter of recommendation, which must be received by March 1.

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Nominee Information
Nominator Information

Nominators could also send the completed form to Fr. José David Padilla at JPadilla@barry.edu or to:

On-Campus Mailing:
Fr. José David Padilla
Department of Theology/Philosophy
Box THEO
O’Laughlin Hall 209
Regular Postal Mailing:
Fr. José David Padilla
Department of Theology & Philosophy
Barry University
11300 NE 2nd AVE
MIAMI SHORES, FL 33161

*Note to Nominees: Each nominee will be notified via e-mail (an e-mail address provided on this form should be accurate and current) and will need to ask a fellow student and a faculty member for a letter of recommendation. Additionally, each nominee must complete and submit an Activities Verification Form.