The George D. Younger Award for Excellence in Local or Regional American Baptist History will be given at the next Biennial Celebration in June of 2015. Projects eligible for nomination include, but are not restricted to, church anniversary celebrations, congregational or regional histories, oral history projects, or other historical programs that promote Baptist History in the local community or region.
Submissions are due by May 1, 2015 for projects completed in either 2013 or 2014.
For guidelines for submissions and documentation open the YoungerAwardCriteria-2015
The above picture is Benjamin Ross of Sixth Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Richmond, VA. Mr. Ross is the winner of the 2013 Younger Award. See story in the August 5, 2013 post.