Scholarship Deadline is March 31!

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 

About the Scholarship

Scholarship Application