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South Florida PGA Scholarship
Developed in 2018 the South Florida PGA Foundation annually provides one local student with a four year, $20,000 scholarship to assist with their college education.  The student selected to receive the scholarship will receive it in $5,000 increments over the course of four years.  In order to receive funding each year, additional paperwork including a copy of the student’s transcript must be submitted to the SFPGA Foundation to ensure the student is performing at an acceptable level. 

Information coming soon.


Southwest Chapter of the South Florida PGA Scholarship
To provide high school seniors located on the West Coast of Florida with funding to assist with their college education. The Southwest Chapter Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have played competitive golf in high school. Applicants must have an academic achievement of a 3.0 GPA or higher and show evidence of community service and outside activities. Please note: Applicants must reside in Charlotte, Collier, or Lee County.

For further information, please click here now.


Other Scholarships


South Florida PGA Scholarship History
*Please note the scholarships listed below are no longer available for application*

The South Florida PGA is committed to preparing junior golfers for the next level. We offer students and parents a FREE college seminar with invaluable information about how to get to the next level. Topics discussed will include the PGA Golf Management program, NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA rules and regulations, communication with coaches, recruiting process, resumes and videos, official and unofficial visits and personal perspective from a student athlete and a parent of a student athlete.

Details about the 2021 College Seminar coming soon.







 
 The South Florida PGA is committed to helping juniors achieve their dreams of playing collegiate golf.  We have put together a wealth of information that we hope can make the process easier for you.  This is a guide of information that will help guide you in the correct direction when beginning the recruiting process.

Websites for the College Bound Student Athlete:


What is the PGA Golf Management University Program? 

  • A four-and-one-half to five year program for aspiring PGA Professionals 
  • Accredited by the PGA of America
  • Provides extensive classroom studies, internship experience and opportunities for player development
  • Prepares students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in the golf industry
  • Offers expanded career paths in addition to traditional green grass locations
  • Allows students to earn a degree in areas such as Marketing, Business Administration, Hospitality Administration, Recreation and Park Management 
  • Graduates currently have a 100% employment placement rate ‚Äč
 

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There are 18 PGM Programs across the country and one right here in south Florida. The FGCU  PGA Golf Management University Program is located in Fort Myers, Florida. For more information, click here.