Scholarship Opportunities

Maggie Rogers Scholarship Recipient

The Motorola-Terry Jaron Golf Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 1, 2017
The Motorola-Terry Jaron Golf Scholarship in memory of longtime Motorola leader Terry Jaron. Jaron touched the lives of countless Motorola customers, dealers, and employees. He also loved golf and was a huge supporter of junior golf which is why Motorola is proud to honor Terry by supporting some of the best talent in junior golf, who also happen to be some of the brightest high school scholars in the state. In order to be eligible for this award, you must display a high grade point average, excellent ACT scores, and a solid math & science background. Up to two scholarships will be awarded to 2017 Playing Members of the Illinois Junior Golf Association entering their freshman year of college this fall.

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Open to Men and Women

Maggie Rogers Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 1, 2017
The Maggie Rogers Scholarship will award one scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a 2017 female Playing Member of the Illinois Junior Golf Association and be registered and compete in the Maggie Rogers Memorial Open. Applicants must have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the community and have been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning for the upcoming academic year.

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Women Only

Kellman Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 1, 2017
The Kellman Scholarship is open to 2017 Playing Members of the Illinois Junior Golf Association who are registered for and compete in the Kellman Memorial Open. To be eligible for this award, one must have demonstrated superior leadership in community or school-related volunteer or club activity, and have been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning for the upcoming school year. Up to two scholarships will be awarded for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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Open to Men and Women

Judy Banike Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 15, 2017
Presented by the Cog Hill Vagabonds, The Judy Banike Scholarship will be awarded to one (1) female 2017 Playing Member for the 2017-2018 collegiate academic year.  The college-bound graduating senior must compete in the Cog Hill Sizzler and have demonstrated leadership in the community through school-related volunteer or club activity.  The winner will be selected based on their accolades in the areas of academic excellence, golf experience, extra-curricular involvement and responses to the listed essay question.

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Open to Women Only

Oscar Miles Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 16, 2017

The Oscar Miles / Illinois PGA Foundation Scholarship Award seeks to encourage and promote the attainment of higher education goals for Illinois youth pursuing a degree in Turfgrass Management / Agronomy.

The 2017 Oscar Miles Award is generously funded through the Oscar Miles Endowment Fund held at the Illinois PGA Foundation.

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Open to Men and Women

Louis M. Brown Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 16, 2017

The Louis M. Brown Scholarship is open to men entering their freshman year of college in the fall who: have excelled in golf, accomplished academic excellence, and have demonstrated outstanding leadership in his community. This scholarship is open to all men who are residents of Illinois, have been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning for the next academic year, and who will continue their competitive golf career in college.

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Men Only

Don Pieper Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 16, 2017

The Don Pieper Scholarship seeks to encourage and promote the attainment of higher education goals for youth in the following two categories: 1) children, grandchildren, child-in-laws, nieces or nephews of Illinois Section PGA members and 2) Illinois residents pursuing a degree in Professional Golf Management (PGM). Up to six scholarships will be awarded to individuals who fit these categories and who are currently enrolled at an institution of higher learning, or who have been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning for the upcoming academic year starting in the fall. Applicants will be evaluated on academic achievement as well as extracurricular and community involvement.

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Open to Men and Women

Alice Meyer Brown Scholarship

Application Deadline:  JUNE 16, 2017

The Alice Meyer Brown Scholarship seeks to encourage and promote the attainment of higher educational goals for women who have excelled in golf, achieved academic excellence, and proven to be a leader in the community. The recipient of this scholarship must be a resident of Illinois, have been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning for the upcoming school year, and will continue their competitive golf career in college.

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Women Only 

Get Girls Golfing Scholarship

Application Deadline:  MAY 15, 2017
MyGolfInstructor.com is excited to announce the inaugural Get Girls Golfing Scholarship. The Get Girls Golfing Scholarship will be granted annually to one female high school senior that plays golf competitively in high school and intends to play golf as a freshman at a 2 or 4 year college. The scholarship will be awarded based on a combination of golf accomplishments, personal achievement, and overall need.

The MyGolfInstructor.com Get Girls Golfing Scholarship awards $1500 to be applied towards tuition, books, board, and other expenses.

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Women Only

LPGA Foundation Scholarships

Application Deadline: April 30, 2017

The LPGA Foundation administers several scholarship programs for young women who enjoy the game of golf, and plan to attend college in the fall. Qualifications for all scholarships include strong academic programs, community service and recommendations.

The LPGA Foundation’s structure also allows for the establishment of endowed scholarships in honor or in memory of individuals who made a significant difference in the world of golf.

THE DINAH SHORE SCHOLARSHIP

THE MARILYNN SMITH SCHOLARSHIP

THE PHYLLIS G. MEEKINS SCHOLARSHIP

THE GOLDIE BATESON SCHOLARSHIP

Women Only

Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship

Application Deadline:  May 31, 2017

Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) awards post-secondary education scholarships to dozens of high school athletes who are currently a junior (class of 2018) with a grade point average of 2.5 or above in selected geographic regions: Chicago (Counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will), Houston, New York City Tri-State Area, Northern California and Washington, D.C.

Applications are open January 1 to May 31 and are based on essays by students explaining how their actions represent the ideal of the Triple-Impact Competitor.

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Open to Men and Women