The Baptist History & Heritage Society issues several awards on an annual basis. Presentations are made at the annual conference.


W. O. Carver Distinguished Service Award

The Norman W. Cox Award for the Best Article Published in Baptist History and Heritage

The Davis C. Woolley Award for Outstanding Achievement in Assessing and Preserving Baptist History

The Carolyn Blevins Meritorious Service Award


Nominations are accepted for the Distinguished Service Award and the Meritorious Service Award. Nominations should be sent by letter to the Society office and should include the name and address of the nominee along with a name, address, and phone number of the nominator.  The letter should include a list of positions held by the nominee, biographical information about the nominee, and a brief description of the nominee’s achievements and contributions in the area of Baptist history. Nominations must be received by March 1.