The NextGen Scholarship

The NextGen Genealogy Network is excited to announce our new project – The NextGen Scholarship! 

Once a year, we will be awarding a NextGen member a $500 prize to use towards a Genealogy Educational Opportunity or Genealogy event.

To apply for the scholarship:

Applicants will write a short essay on the event they want to attend and how this will improve their genealogy skills.

All entries must be emailed to by June 1, 2021.

Essays will be judged by the Scholarship panel and winner will be notified by email by June 15, 2021.

The winner will be required to write a piece for the NextGen blog detailing the event they attended.

One Runner Up will receive a NextGen T-Shirt.

Terms & Conditions

  • Receipt or proof of purchase must be provided to the Scholarship panel before prize money is awarded.
  • Former and current NextGen Leadership Team members are ineligible for this scholarship.


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