NJSGA Supports Caddie Scholarship Foundation and Youth Foundation

NJSGA Supports Caddie Scholarship Foundation and Youth Foundation

Since 1947, the NJSGA Caddie Scholarship Foundation has awarded nearly 3,400 caddie scholars with donations exceeding $18 million.

The Youth Foundation annually awards around a dozen grants to youth-related organizations and recently pledged $80,000 to ARCS of Essex County and Union County over the next three years. 



    The NJSGA Caddie Scholarship Foundation has been a shining light for 76 years in providing financial assistance to deserving member club caddies pursuing higher education. Since 1947, it has provided more than 3,400 scholarships totaling more than $18 million. For the 2023-24 academic year, the Foundation will provide 150 caddies with over $800,000 in scholarships.

    Here is a list of Top 15 contributing clubs of 2022: 

    • Baltusrol Golf Club
    • Canoe Brook Country Club
    • Upper Montclair Country Club
    • Ridgewood Country Club
    • Echo Lake Country Club
    • Manasquan River Golf Club
    • Morris County Golf Club
    • Spring Brook Country Club
    • Navesink Country Club
    • Hollywood Country Club
    • North Jersey Country Club
    • Plainfield Country Club
    • Spring Lake Golf Club
    • Crestmont Country Club
    • Essex Fells Country Club


    The not-for-profit NJSGA Youth Foundation supports deserving youth golf and sports-related programs throughout the State of New Jersey. This support is provided through grants, instructional clinics, and recognition through NJSGA publications and events.

    The Youth Foundation has awarded grants in recent years to these charitable organizations:

    • ARC of Essex County
    • ARC of Union County
    • NJSIAA - Boys and Girls High School State Golf Championships
    • LPGA/USGA Girls Golf of Greater Newark
    • The First Tee of the Jersey Shore
    • The First Tee of Raritan Valley
    • The First Tee of Essex County
    • The First Tee of Plainfield
    • PAR FORE, N.J. at Kean University
    • NJPGA Golf Foundation
    • Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey
    • Mercer Street Friends
Apply for a Caddie Scholarship

Apply for a Caddie Scholarship

The New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) Caddie Scholarship is available to qualified applicants who have caddied at a participating NJSGA club for at least two seasons. Full-time attendance as an undergraduate at an institution of higher education accredited by the U.S. Department of Education is required.

For more information abotu the NJSGA Caddie Scholarship Foundation and the Western Golf Association's Evans Scholarship, visit 

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