Seatrek 2001 Offering Scholarships
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH -- Seatrek 2001, the commemorative project that will
trace the voyage of thousands of Mormon pioneers from Europe to New York
City is offering scholarships to 100 people under age 30. The $2,000
scholarships will cut one-third off the price of the 59-day voyage.
Participants will hear lectures on Mormon history from BYU and U of U
historian and take turns helping to man the ships. The voyage will begin
August 7th in Esbjerb, Denmark and make stops in Sweden, Norway, Germany,
England and the Canary Islands before crossing the Atlantic to dock in New
York Harbor on Oct. 4.
Seatrek Chance to Retrace Journeys of Early Immigrants
Salt Lake Tribune 21Jul01 US UT SLC N6
By Peggy Fletcher Stack: Salt Lake Tribune