Prix Riel Award

Since 1983, the Société de la francophonie manitobaine has paid tribute to Manitoba Francophones who have made remarkable contributions, mostly on a volunteer basis, to the development of the community, while inspiring our fellow community members to live in French.

Nominations for the 2025 Prix Riel are now open! The deadline for nominations is November 16, 2024. More details are available on our nomination page. Nomination form

For more details on the Prix Riel please contact the SFM at 204-233-4915 or by mail at

Prix Riel 2023

The 2023 recipients of the Prix Riel were Paul de Moissac, in the field of health and social services, and Claire Desrosiers, in the field of arts and culture.

Les lauréats du Prix Riel 2023, Paul de Moissac et Claire DesRosiers tiennent leur prix et se serrent la main