Despite the recent cold spell, it is time to start to think about golf and the 2019 season. Just watching the PGA Tour visit Hawaii, California and Florida makes you want to find your clubs and maybe even putt in the living room!
Now is also the time of year to apply for the New Jersey State Golf Association Caddie Scholarship.
Since 1947, the NJSGA Caddie Scholarship Foundation has awarded over $14 million to nearly 3000 deserving Caddie Scholars from NJSGA member clubs. Currently there are 150 Caddie Scholars in 80 colleges representing 42 NJSGA member clubs. The minimum annual scholarship is $3,500.
To be considered for a NJSGA Caddie Scholarship:
Must have caddied for a minimum of two seasons at a NJSGA member club.
Maintained a high academic performance
Demonstrate financial need
Must enroll (or be enrolled) in a recognized accredited college or university
Applications will be accepted through March 1st, 2019. Those interested in learning more about the NJSGA Caddie Scholarship Foundation and/or application process should call Bill King at (908) 241-4653 or email email@example.com.