Recipients of the scholarship must be studying to become Lutheran pastors, deaconesses or Christian evangelists serving in Africa LCMS partner churches.
An undesignated gift to the LCMS enhances domestic and international efforts to witness, show mercy to others and live life together as children of God.
The church traces its beginning to the 1930s.
Concordia Historical Institute (CHI) hosted its 49th annual awards banquet on Nov. 10.
Ankerberg previously served as provost of Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill.
The LCMS Board for National Mission convened Oct. 13 and 14 in St. Louis.