The Wentz family established an endowment to provide prize money for the best historical paper on Lutheranism in North America. Paper topics should be historical papers on some aspect of Lutheranism in North America. The prize is in the amount of $2,500.
Abdel Ross WentzAbdel Ross Wentz (1883-1976) was a significant leader within American Lutheranism mid-twentieth century as both an interpreter-teacher and as a leader in Lutheran participation in formation of both the Lutheran World Federation and the World Council of Churches. From his