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Scholarships & Fundraising

Southern California PGA Foundation Fundraising Program

The Southern California PGA Foundation’s mission is to provide all those who might benefit, especially youth, with opportunities to acquire sustainable life skills and values obtained through the game of golf. Proceeds from this campaign will directly benefit the Southern California PGA Foundation’s College Scholarship and ClubsForeYouth™ programs.

Southern California PGA Foundation

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What Is The Junior Golfer Online Program?

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  • It’s a simple and user-friendly online fundraiser that generates proceeds for your PGA section’s foundation.
  • It offers juniors the opportunity to earn a free, limited-edition personalized Sun Mountain golf bag (the junior’s name will be embroidered on the ball pocket along with the section logo).
  • The program typically lasts 18 days.
  • Participants receive every element necessary to succeed including their custom-built fundraising page and series of communication about the section foundation.
  • Once the Junior reaches the $300, $400, or $700 goal, he/she will earn his/her free, personalized golf and/or travel bag!
  • Net proceeds will support the SCPGA Foundation.
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“Today Angeleia received her SCPGA Junior Tour bag and our daughter couldn’t be more excited! Thank you so much for putting together an amazing fundraiser with an even more amazing reward!“

– Stacey Ortiz

Amanda

“Coach Cory gave Amanda her bag today! She was over the moon excited and she absolutely LOVES it!!! Thank you so much!”

– Mrs. Olachea

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SCPGA Foundation Scholarships

The Southern California PGA Foundation’s Grants and Scholarships Program is tailored toward at-risk and underprivileged youth in the Southern California community. The SCPGA Foundation’s sole focus is to assist those in need through a variety of options focused on the game of golf. The life skills associated with the game are unmatched and the SCPGA Foundation views each activity and event as key contributions to a junior’s overall mental, physical, and social development.

A Few Of Our Past Scholarship Recipients

Below are the available scholarships through the SCPGA Foundation for 2019. Once completed applications will be accepted for all of the scholarships for which the applicant is eligible. Additional criteria may be required for specific scholarships.

  • Ten (10) scholarships of $5,000.00 payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the Southern California PGA Foundation Board of Directors.
  • Recipient determined by the SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) MUST have outstanding personal character and leadership qualities. (3) Preference given to Southern California Residents & SCPGA Junior Tour Members

  • Two (2) scholarships of $2,500.00 payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation on behalf of the Kyocera Staff and Board of Directors.
  • Recipient determined by the SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year College or University, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) MUST have outstanding personal character and leadership qualities. (3) Preference given to Southern California Residents. (4) Active participation in golf not mandatory, but preferred.

  • Two (2) scholarships of $2,500.00 payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation on behalf of the Toyota of San Bernardino Board of Directors.
  • Recipient determined by the SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) MUST have outstanding personal character and leadership qualities. (3) Preference given to Southern California Residents & Toyota Tour Cup Members. (4) Active participation in golf not mandatory, but preferred.

  • One (1) scholarship of $2,500.00 payableto the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation on behalf of the Gabe Hrab/Canyon Lake Scholarship Committee.
  • Recipient determined by the SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee and the Gabe Hrab/Canyon Lake Scholarship Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) Must have outstanding personal character and leadership abilities. (3) Preference given to Canyon Lake area residents. (4) Active participation in golf not mandatory, but preferred.

  • Five (5) scholarships of $2,000.00 payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation on behalf of the Friends of Golf (FOG) Board of Directors.
  • Recipient determined by the SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee and the Friends of Golf Chairman and CEO.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) MUST have outstanding personal character and leadership qualities. (3) Preference given to Southern California Residents. (4) Active participation in golf not mandatory, but preferred. (5) MUST provide one-page description of how you have andwill continue to be a “Friend of Golf.”

  • Four (4) scholarships of $1,300.00 each payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation.
  • Recipient determined by SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) Must have outstanding personal character and leadership ability. (3) Participation in golf mandatory.

  • One (1) scholarship of $1,300.00 each payable to the chosen college or university.
  • Awarded by the SCPGA Foundation.
  • Recipient determined by SCPGA Scholarship Selection Committee.

CRITERIA: (1) Recipient must graduate high school by September 1, 2019, and enroll in an accredited two or four-year college or university, while requiring financial aid to do so; (2) Must have outstanding personal character and leadership ability. (3) Participation in golf mandatory.

All applications must be accompanied by the student’s official transcript.

Deadline for scholarship application is June 12th, 2019 by 4:30PM. NO FAXED OR EMAILED applications will be accepted because they must be accompanied by official transcript!

Mail Applications to:

Matt Gilson – SCPGA Foundation
3333 Concours Street, Bldg #2, Ste #2100, Ontario, CA 91764

(951) 845-4653

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