Membership & Sponsorship

Executive Board

Permanent address:

American Benedictine Academy
Monastery of St. Benedict
104 Chapel Lane
St. Joseph, MN 56374

Contact Person
for memberships, sponsorships and purchasing publications:

Sister Elizabeth Carrillo OSB
ABA Executive Secretary
Mount St. Scholastica
801 South 8th Street

Atchison, KS 66002
E-mail: [email protected]

Academy Membership

Membership is open to any individual interested in the Benedictine heritage and the purposes of the Academy. Annual membership costs $25 for one year and $35 for two years.

Benefits of individual membership include:

  • Voting rights in the Academy
  • Eligibility for awards and elections
  • Discounts on convention registration, tapes and publications
  • Opportunity to participate in an ABA Section

Membership Applications for Individuals

Membership renewals are due annually, on or before 1 January.
Print and post individual membership application.


Academy Sponsorship

Sponsorship is open to religious communities, other organizations and individuals who contribute a substantial monetary gift to the Academy annually ($200 or more suggested).

Benefits of community sponsorship include:

  • Participation in supporting activities of the academy
  • Copy of the convention proceedings
  • The right to be informed of Academy business meetings and actions taken