Call for Award Nominations

Nominations are now closed for the 2020 UMA Awards.  If you have questions about the UMA Awards, or your award submission, please email us at

We invite you to submit nominations for one or more of these awards. Please review the description to find the one that best suits your candidate(s) and enter the data into this form.

Award winners will be selected by the UMA Awards Committee and recognized during the Celebration of Excellence at the 2020 UMA Annual Meeting in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Submit your nomination(s) using the online forms below.

Mission Award
Presented to an individual, group or organization that has demonstrated an outstanding contribution to the mission of its organization, community, field of ministry and/or UMA through inspirational leadership and commitment.

Innovation Award
Presented to an organization that has demonstrated a creative and unique approach to care and service in ministry.

Best Practice Award
Presented to organizations doing standard practices in an outstanding way.