2021 Awards

View this year’s UMAC awards gala on the video below. Congratulations to all the winners! And thank you to all who entered for sharing your talents and for sharing the love and grace of Jesus Christ while telling the stories of our denomination around the world.

This Year’s Winners

The PDF booklet listing this year’s winners.

The booklet contains information about our Communicator of the Year and lists the first-, second- and third-place winners in each category.

To download the book, click this link or the book cover on the right.

Special Nominations

 


Communicator of the Year

 

When making a nomination for an award, please consider these criteria:

 

  • Active professional, currently serving in a communications role.
  • UMAC member (nominations are made by UMAC members for UMAC members)
  • Recent striking achievements in communication (i.e., previous/current year)
  • Broad impact of the contribution
  • Vision-thinking beyond the present/immediate demands of the job, breaking new ground.

 

Nominate someone online for Communicator of the Year. 

Communicator of the Year Award Nomination Form

  • Max. file size: 98 MB.

Or download and complete the PDF file and mail to Communicator of the Year, c/0 Royya James, UMAC, 810 12th Ave. South, Nashville, TN 37203. Call Royya with questions at 615-742-5461, or send an email to rjames@umcom.org.

 

 

 

UMAC Hall of Fame

 

When making a nomination for an award, please consider these criteria:

 

  • A minimum of 10 years experience as a United Methodist communicator, retired from full-time work at least three years. (May be living or deceased.)
  • Emphasis is placed on the significance of a nominee’s contribution to the communication ministry of the church and a record of excellence. Individual’s background may include multiple communication disciplines and also communication service beyond the job/church.

 

You can nominate someone online for the Hall of Fame. Or, download and complete the PDF file and mail to Hall of Fame Nominations, c/o Royya James, UMAC, 810 12th Ave. South, Nashville, TN 37203. Call Royya with questions at 615-742-5461, or send an email to rjames@umcom.org.