The deadline has now passed for 2020 applications. The NAAMC Missions Awards application will re-open March 2021.
Missions Award Application
Due Date: Monday, July 6, 2020, @ 7:00 pm EST
The National African American Missions Conference (NAAMC) has raised over $45,000.00 in support for first-time missionaries and missionaries returning to the field since 2013. The NAAMC Missions Awards Program (MAP) supports both short-term and long-term missionaries serving in cross-cultural missions who require financial assistance in completing their ministry assignments. Awards are named in honor of historical African American missionaries and recipients are recognized during a Legacy Ceremony at the annual NAAMC Conference.
(3) Short-term awards for $1,000.00 each
In honor of Betsy Stockton, John Marrant, and William Henry Sheppard
(1) Long-term award: The George Liele Award (amount determined by conference giving campaign)
Who May Apply:
Married Couples/ Families
Youth Missionaries (ages 13-18)
Missionaries currently serving and in need of additional support
NAAMC recognizes how the unique circumstances of COVID-19 has impacted missions travel, ministry assignments, and plans. Applicants are still encouraged to apply for any award and funds will be dispersed once ministry/trip arrangements have been secured with proper documentation.