Apply for a 2021-22 NYSGA Foundation Scholarship

April 27, 2021

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. -- The New York State Golf Association Foundation (501c3) is now accepting scholarship applicants for the 2021-22 academic year.

The Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to students pursuing an undergraduate degree, and working in at least their second season at an NYSGA member club. This year, the NYSGA has opened it’s eligibility to any employee in any department. Applicants are chosen on merit and financial need. 

Related: 2021-22 Application / Current Recipients

The fund has awarded over $500,000 in college scholarships and grants supporting junior golf in New York State. These students are united by their impressive academic achievements, financial need, and passion for golf.

“College and golf both can be financial burdens, but with the help from the NYSGA scholarship I was able to choose my top choice college, and be able to play on the Le Moyne men’s golf team,” mentioned a current recipient, Luke Barney 23’.

All students who fit the criteria above are encouraged to apply here. This year’s application deadline is Monday, May 31st.

Those who wish to contribute to our Scholarship Fund and make a difference in a student’s life, click here to donate

“It’s been inspiring to hear stories about how the scholarship has impacted past recipients, and has really motivated us to improve our fundraising efforts,” said Kara Cushman, NYSGA Foundation Manager. “This year we launched the NYSGA Foundation Membership Program in order to grow the fund. We are really excited to watch it take off!”

Members can join the program via their club or by individual basis. Click here to learn more.

If you have questions or seek more information regarding the scholarship, please contact Kara Cushman, NYSGA Foundation Manager at Kara@nysga.org.