Established in 2022, the Southern Ohio PGA Junior Golf College Scholarship assists junior golfers throughout Central and Southern Ohio with their goals of pursuing higher education.
Two (2) $4,000.00 Southern Ohio PGA Junior Golf Scholarships will be awarded annually to one male and one female junior golfer who participated in SOPGA Junior Golf programs. Junior golfers, in their senior year of high school, can apply for the scholarship through the link below. Applicants will be required to submit their most recent high school transcript, financial student aid report, personal statement and two letters of recommendation. Applications will be reviewed by the PGA REACH Southern Ohio Foundation staff and finalists will be invited to take part in a formal interview process with the SOPGA Junior Golf Scholarship Selection Committee.
The 2023 Jr. Golf Scholarship Application Period:
The 2024 SOPGA Jr. Golf College Scholarship Application period will open in Fall 2023.
Established in 2022, the Southern Ohio PGA Junior Golf Grant grows the game throughout Central and Southern Ohio by providing more junior golfers with the opportunity to participate in Southern Ohio PGA Junior Golf events.
Junior golfers may apply for the grant through the link below. Applicants will need to provide proof of their financial need and interest in advancing their golf careers without putting their family’s livelihood at risk. The SOPGA Junior Golf Grant applications will be reviewed on a seasonal basis by the Selection Committee and awards will be distributed on a first come, first served basis dependent on the number of qualified applicants and the availability of funds.
The 2023 Jr. Golf Grant Application period has now closed.
2023 SOPGA Junior Golf Grant Timeline:
General Information about the SOPGA Junior Golf Grant:
The Southern Ohio PGA Section and Southern Ohio PGA Golf Foundation agree to protect the confidentiality of all information provided as part of this application process and will use it for determining if the applicant qualifies for financial assistance. The Southern Ohio PGA Section Foundation will retain applicant’s information for its records.
The Southern Ohio PGA, through the PGA REACH Southern Ohio Foundation, is proud to grow the game of golf and give back to our junior golf community. Scholarships and grants like these are made possible by the support of the Southern Ohio golf community through events like the Play Yellow Birdie Bash and the PGA REACH Southern Ohio Pro Am and through support from our generous SOPGA partners like Saling Simms Associates and the Memorial Tournament.
Click here to email SOPGA Foundation and Communications Manager Bretten Hill with any questions about the College Scholarship, Golf Grant or PGA REACH Southern Ohio Foundation.