In 2005, the Society of
Mayflower Descendants in Michigan board established a scholarship program
to assist junior members and general members under the age of 26 who are
planning to attend an accredited two- or four-year higher education
The objective of the program is to
increase the interest and participation of the Society's Junior Members.
The amounts of the scholarships will be $2000, $1000, and $500. The deadline
for the applications will be May 1 of each year. Applications may include,
but are not limited to essays, pamphlets, posters, flag designs, oral
presentations, or other educational endeavors. The projects must be
historically accurate. The program is open to Michigan Junior Members, under
the age of 26 years at the May 1 deadline and who have been accepted to a
2-4 year higher education program.
Below are two documents in RTF format that may be
downloaded for use with any word processing program. The
provides information about the project's scope, requirements, and format.
The Application Form document
must be completed and submitted along with the project.
Chairman: Patricia Brown
Submission deadline: May 1, 2018