The families of Alex and Gertrude Widener are very pleased to offer a scholarship to an eligible descendent.
To qualify for this scholarship an applicant must:
Scholarship(s) must be used for college, i.e. tuition, textbooks, etc.
Applicants(s) may apply for additional years dependent on funds availablity.
Application and attached essay may be submitted to any Scholarship Review Board member.
Application must be submitted before June 15th of any year. Scholarship winner(s) will be announced after July 15th of that year.
Pending available funds, applicant may apply for an additional scholarship in the year of grant.
Scholarship Review Board membership shall consist of a representative of each of Alex and Gertrude Widener's children that had children. Each member shall serve for a two year term, selected by each family during a biannual reunion.
Current Board members:
The Alex and Gertrude Widener Family Reunion Account has been updated. Current balances are:
General Fund - $1103.04
Education Fund -$1000.00
For Family Members of Alex and Gertrude Widener, details and a complete financial statement are available. Please log on and go to the appropriate articles in the top menu.
Thank you for visiting our cousins' webpage. We are the descendants of a long line of Wideners stretching out from before the Revolutionary War. We are dedicating this site to our ancestors who gave us life and the ability to acquire wisdom so that we can pass on our heritage to our younger generations. We hope that by looking at the contents within our pages, we will instill a sense of pride and curiosityin our lives.