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Summer Institute for Advanced Researchers: Contributing to Mayflower Scholarship


NEHGS Summer Institute for Advanced Researchers
Contributing to Mayflower Scholarship
July 15 - July 18, 2020

Commemorate the anniversary of the Mayflower landing by contributing to its genealogical scholarship. This year’s Summer Institute will focus on several ways you can develop your research and findings into a scholarly project. Learn how write a proof argument to verify Mayflower lineage, craft an article for the Mayflower Descendant, manage a DNA study project, complete a genealogical sketch for sixth and seventh generations, and more. Open to current NEHGS members only.

• In-depth lectures and hands-on activities
• Resource binder with detailed handouts, exercises, and articles
• Extended, exclusive research time at the NEHGS Library and Archives
• Group meals (daily breakfast, opening reception, and closing luncheon)
• Certificate of completion

Cancellation Policy: Written cancellations received before May 15, 2020, will be subject to a $300 per person cancellation fee. No refund is possible after this date. Fees are based on group participation. There is no refund for services or portions of the tour not taken, or for participants who do not complete the tour.

Member Pricing: NEHGS members receive $150 discount on all of our research tours. Member discount will be applied to items in your cart at check-out. Be sure you are logged in to see the applied member pricing. If you are not yet a member, join today to waive this surcharge.

Travel Insurance: We encourage participants to purchase travel insurance tailored to their individual needs to protect against unanticipated disruptions to their plans. NEHGS does not endorse or recommend any travel insurance company, but the following is a partial list of possible agents:

Access America 1-800-284-8300
Travel Insurance Services 1-800-937-1387
Travel Guard Insurance 1-800-826-4919
HTH Worldwide 1-888-243-2358

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