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.
Mary Elizabeth MarkleyFirst woman on the national staff of a Lutheran denomination. Mary Markley, duaghter of the Reverend A. B. Markley, was born in Millerstown, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Ursinus College (1902) and received a master’s degree in English from Agnes Scott