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Scholarship Deadline is March 31!

February 6, 2020

At the Nebraska Society of Mayflower Descendants’ Spring Meeting on Sunday, April 26, 2020, the Society will award the sixth Burt & Becky Whedon Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,620 to a high school senior planning to attend an accredited 4-year college or university during the 2020-‘21 academic year.

Scholarship applicants must be a resident of Nebraska and a U.S. citizen. Applicants will be evaluated by a written essay, GPA and class rank, ACT or SAT scores, honors received, school or volunteer activities, employment, demonstrated leadership and a letter of recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor. Mayflower ancestry is NOT a requirement.

Applications must be submitted in ONE .pdf file no later than March 31, 2020 to gmabecky1955@gmail.com. 

About the Scholarship

Scholarship Application


Welcome Aboard!

February 6, 2020

The Nebraska Society of Mayflower Descendants welcomes:

Mary Elizabeth (Howland) Askey

Trumball

A descendant of Pilgrim John Howland


Welcome Aboard!

February 4, 2020

The Nebraska Society of Mayflower Descendants welcomes:

Linda Rae (Raff) Jacobson

Malcolm

A descendant of Pilgrim John Tilley