News & Publications - Awards & Grants
Kelsi Deel Franco Named CCCU Young Alumni Award Winner
Lee graduate provides safe places for survivors of sex trafficking as founder of House of Cherith
NOVEMBER 30, 2021
CCCU President Receives Faith and Leadership Award
Shirley V. Hoogstra Was Awarded the 2022 Maggie Sloan Crawford Award from Olivet
NOVEMBER 1, 2021
Six CCCU Institutions Awarded Inclusion Immigration Grants
Second cohort awarded grants to participate in the National Inclusion Campaign
OCTOBER 13, 2021
CCCU Schools at the Top of WSJ and U.S. News and College Rankings for 2022
70+ CCCU schools receive accolades in US News & World Report, Princeton Review, and WSJ rankings
SEPTEMBER 28, 2021
Campus Recipients Announced to Receive Over $1.5 Million for STEM Research
Supporting Structures grant project supports scientific research on CCCU campuses.
MAY 20, 2021
CCCU and SCIO Receive Additional $256,000 to Support STEM Research
Grant from the Murdock Charitable Trust will further the reach of the Supporting Structures project.
MARCH 17, 2021
16 CCCU Campuses Awarded Grants for Interfaith Work
New curriculum helps students build religious literacy and deepen their own faith.
FEBRUARY 18, 2021
CCCU and SCIO Receive $2.1 Million to Support STEM Research
Grant from the John Templeton Foundation will support scientific research on CCCU campuses.
DECEMBER 1, 2020
Emmanuel McNeely Named CCCU Young Alumni Award Winner
Co-founder of The Dr. M.D. Project works to increase diversity in medicine.
NOVEMBER 23, 2020
CCCU Institutions Receive Nearly $11 Million from Lilly Endowment
11 CCCU institutions awarded grants through Lilly’s Thriving Congregations Initiative.
NOVEMBER 18, 2020
CCCU Awards $100,000 in Faculty Research Grants
Faculty recipients announced for projects promoting faith-integrated scholarship.
OCTOBER 6, 2020
SCIO Offers Virtual Courses for Faculty on Science & Christianity
CCCU faculty invited to apply for new cohort-model program.
JULY 6, 2020
Leith Anderson to Receive Dellenback Global Leadership Award
Former President of the National Association of Evangelicals named recipient of CCCU award.
DECEMBER 19, 2019
Generous Gift Doubles CCCU Faculty Scholarship Fund
Christian Community Credit Union pledges $135,000 over three years.
DECEMBER 10, 2019
Graham Smith Named CCCU Young Alumni Award Winner
Co-founder of Times Square Restaurant P.S. Kitchen embodies radical generosity.
NOVEMBER 22, 2019
Senator Ben Sasse to Receive Hatfield Leadership Award
Nebraskan Senator named recipient of the CCCU’s annual award.
NOVEMBER 6, 2019
Jacob Atem Named CCCU Young Alumni Award Winner
Former “Lost Boy” of Sudan inspires hope through Southern Sudan Healthcare Organization.
JANUARY 16, 2019
Walter & Darlene Hansen Honored for Over Two Decades of Service
Couple celebrated for 20 years of financial contributions to support Christian scholarship.
JANUARY 10, 2019
CCCU Launches New Faculty Grant for BestSemester Site Visits
Grants will sponsor faculty visits to CCCU off-campus programs.
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
Nominations Open for CCCU Young Alumni Award
Institutions asked to submit a nominee by Sept. 21.
AUGUST 2, 2018
CCCU Launches New Development Office
New team will help the CCCU expand capacity for advancing faith and intellect for the common good.
JUNE 19, 2018
CCCU Names Recipients of Key Faculty Scholarship Grants
These grants promote excellent faith-integrated scholarship and research.
MAY 10, 2018
LAFSC Co-Director Named a Top VR Influencer
Top tech website honors Bucher’s leadership in virtual reality and storytelling.
MARCH 28, 2018
Group Selected for SCIO Science and Religion Project
The diverse group will engage in research connected to science and the humanities.
MARCH 8, 2018
Angie Thomas Named CCCU Young Alumni Award Winner
Belhaven University grad and author of the bestseller "The Hate U Give" will receive the 2018 award.
JANUARY 26, 2018
ACCU to Receive 2018 CCCU Philanthropy Award
Award recognizes those who have made significant contributions to the CCCU and its members.
JANUARY 16, 2018
David Dockery to Receive 2018 Dellenback Award
The award honors outstanding contributions to Christian higher education.
NOVEMBER 21, 2017
Murdock Trust Awards CCCU Capacity-Building Grant
Generous gift will support the establishment of the CCCU’s development office.
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Networking Grants Fund New Musical Collaboration
How a CCCU grant is enabling three women to revive the soprano duet to vocalize a new message.
APRIL 26, 2017
$100,000 Grant From Christian Credit Union
The grant will result in a narrative of the economic impact of CCCU's U.S. institutions.
MARCH 15, 2017
SCIO Receives Nearly $2 Million for Science/Religion
Select CCCU faculty will receive interdisciplinary training in science and religion.
FEBRUARY 24, 2017