Seeking Nominations for The Francis Asbury Award

February 21, 2023

By: Cindy Turner

The Western North Carolina Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry is seeking nominations for the Francis Asbury Award.

Who is eligible to receive the award?

United Methodist clergy or lay people, employed or volunteer, who support and encourage United Methodist collegiate ministries.

The honoree must:

Be United Methodist

Actively support, strengthen and promote the United Methodist church’s work in higher education ministries (schools, colleges, campus ministries, scholarships, Black College Fund, Africa University) at the annual conference, district or local church level.

Offer outstanding leadership, above and beyond basic responsibilities, to help bring heightened awareness to the significance of the church’s higher education ministries.

Participate in efforts to expand and advocate for collegiate ministry in the annual conference.

Honorees are chosen by the WNC Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry and reported to GBHEM.

Deadline to nominate is April 1st.

Send nomination form to Cindy Turner at:

Campus Ministry