Nominations Invited: 2013 Epoch Awards, Celebrating Unsung Heroes

Deadline: June 15, 2013

Share a story of an unsung hero in your life. Epoch 2013 honors those in the mission field who are persistently challenging and creatively solving the problems our world faces in areas such as discipleship, poverty, water advocacy, HIV/AIDS, sex trafficking, homelessness, church planting, and more. Six awards and cash grants totaling $50,000 will be given to individuals and organisations who are restoring places, creating projects, and touching the lives of people, while intentionally honoring the role of Jesus Christ in their work.

You can nominate of a friend, family member, or stranger serving in the mission field around the world. Past nominees have been involved in poverty relief, orphan advocacy, disease prevention, long-term discipleship and education, church-planting, and more!

Award Categories

  • Innovative Start-Up Award
  • Collaborative Project Award
  • Global Missional Leader Award
  • Outstanding Service in the United States Award
  • Atlanta Based Hero Award
  • People’s Choice Award


To be eligible for a grant from Epoch;

  • Your organization must be a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization or it must come under the tax-exempt “umbrella” of another 501(c)(3) organization.
  • Ministries that receive a grant through the Epoch are expected to be in attendance at the October 28,2013, awards celebration event in Atlanta.

Grants awarded through Epoch are unrestricted grants and may be applied to a specific program or project, or they may be applied to the grantee’s general operating budget.

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