Grants

The Western North Carolina Conference seeks to undergird the leadership development of its Clergy and Ministry Professionals by securing outstanding programs that will offer opportunities that will contribute toward ministerial effectiveness.

The conference also seeks to offer such opportunities at an affordable cost to participants. Thus, Providers may apply for a Grant that will enable their Program to be offered to participants at a lesser cost. Providers may be individuals or organizations.


Gratitude for Grants

THANK YOU WNCC! Recipients of the fall 2016 Leadership Development Team grants wanted to thank you for supporting their ministries. With your financial support these providers will be offering programs throughout 2017 that will help to develop and strengthen our Continue reading Gratitude for Grants

Pastoral Study Project Grant by the Louisville Institute

Grants of up to $15,000 support independent or collaborative study projects – projects that privilege pastoral perspectives and rhythms and honor grassroots research conducted by skilled clergy. PSP grantees may use a variety of platforms to share what they learn Continue reading Pastoral Study Project Grant by the Louisville Institute

Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Grants

Pastors are essential to nurture and sustain the spiritual vitality of Christian congregations. Spiritual guide, scholar, counselor, preacher, administrator, confidant, teacher, pastoral visitor and friend, pastors are called on to play many roles in leading the ministries of congregations. The Continue reading Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Grants

Leadership Development Scholarships

Scholarships are available to clergy and ministry professionals who have completed a Called and Gifted to Lead Workshop or Ministry Development Consultation. Application forms are available by clicking on the Leadership Development Forms link. In addition, the WNC Leadership Development Continue reading Leadership Development Scholarships

Grant Evaluation

This form is for those providers who have received a grant from the WNCC Leadership Development Team. Pleast submit evaluation form within 30 days of completion of the program. Download the Form

WNCC Leadership Development Provider Grant Application

For those Providers requesting a GRANT from the WNCC Leadership Development Team The WNC Conference seeks to undergird the leadership development of its Clergy and Ministry Professionals by securing outstanding Programs that will offer opportunities that will contribute toward ministerial Continue reading WNCC Leadership Development Provider Grant Application