Dr. George Rapp Receives 2019 Sachem Award

Dr. George Rapp Receives 2019 Sachem Award
By: Office of Governor Eric J. Holcomb Last Updated: August 27, 2019

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb today presented Hoosier humanitarian Dr. George Rapp with the 2019 Sachem Award, the state's highest honor, during a ceremony at the Indiana State Museum.

Dr. Rapp has been a medical pioneer, champion of education and supporter of the arts throughout his life. The Sachem is given annually to recognize a lifetime of excellence and moral virtue that has brought credit and honor to Indiana.

Dr. Rapp is the third Sachem honoree named by Gov. Holcomb. Read more about Dr. Rapp’s dedication to the state of Indiana and the history of the Sachem by clicking here.