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PGA  Financial  Assistance  Fund  Scholarship  Program

Established in 1986, the program provides college scholarships for children and grandchildren of PGA members. It encourages and promotes the attainment of higher educational goals for the children and grandchildren of PGA members, based on evidence of a high level of academic achievement during high school or college. Since its inception, some $6.1 million in scholarships have been awarded to nearly 3,000 students. Last year, this program awarded 128 scholarships totaling $301,000. 

View the 2016 application here.

The PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program is an academic based scholarship program that takes into account the following criteria depending on the class level of the student:

High School Graduating Senior
- High School cumulative grade point average (GPA) must be at least 3.4 on a 4.0 scale
- ACT and/or SAT test scores
- Extracurricular activities

Current College Student (has not reached senior year)
- College cumulative GPA must be at least a 3.4 on a 4.0 scale
- Most recently completed college semester or quarter GPA
- Extracurricular activities

In addition, financial need will be taken into consideration. If applying for financial need, the applicant must also submit the Expected Family Contribution score from your Student Aid Report, along with his/her transcript and application. The number of scholarships earned will be limited to two scholarships over four years of undergraduate college attendance.


For more information please contact:

Caroline Blackwood
PGA REACH Coordinator 
The PGA of America
100 Avenue of the Champions
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
Phone: (561) 624-7612
Email: cblackwood@pgahq.com

NTPGA  Junior  Golf  Foundation  Scholarships 

Information regarding the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation scholarships can be found HERE.  No NTPGA Junior Golf Foundation scholarships are available at this time.