2014 Media Coverage

·      $1M Opus Prize awarded to nun. The Spokesman Review, Oct. 17, 2014

·      Sr. Tesa Wins $1M For Hour Children Nonprofit. Queens Gazette, Oct. 22, 2014

2013 Media Coverage

·      Sakena Yacoobi Wins Opus Prize, $1,000,000, For Founding The Afghan Institute Of Learning. Huffington Post, Nov. 14, 2013

·      Opus Prize humanitarians gather for Marquette University's Mission Week. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 5, 2013

·      Afghan woman Dr. Sakina Yaqoobi wins $1 million Opus prize. Khaama Press, Nov. 17, 2013

2012 Media Coverage

·      Humanitarian Wins $100,000 and Notice for Work in Bolivia, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Nov. 11, 2012

·      Priest Wins $1M Prize for Helping the Needy in Haiti, KTVB.com, NWCN.com, Nov. 9, 2012

·      A World of Good: The Three 2012 Opus Prize Finalists Are Living Examples of Faith in Action, SCAN, Oct. 2012

·      St. Catherine University Helps Choose $1 Million Winner, The Catholic Spirit, March 14, 2012

2011 Media Coverage

·      The Modest Heroine of the 2011 Opus Prize: Lyn Lusi, Huffington Post, Nov. 8, 2011

·      Opus Finalists Discuss Careers in Social Justice, Los Angeles Loyolan, Nov. 7, 2011

2009 MEDIA COVERAGE

·     Love Made Me an Inventor, The Cresset, 2009

2008 MEDIA COVERAGE

·     Seattle University announces $1 million award, Seattle Pi, Nov. 18, 2008

·     Seattle University in Partnership With the Opus Prize Foundation Award $1 Million Opus Prize, Bio-Medicine, Nov. 18, 2008

·     $1 million humanitarian award announced in Seattle, The Seattle Times, Nov. 18, 2008


Media Contact

Don Neureuther

Opus Prize Foundation

Suite 2950, 60 South 6th Street

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Phone: 612.440.2505

Email: info@opusprize.org