MGACSF Scholarship Application

The MGA Caddie Scholarship is available for young men and women who work in service to golf at participating clubs and courses in the Fairfield (CT), Bronx, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester (NY) Counties.

Scholarship Applications for the 2024-2025 academic year are now OPEN and due May 15. 

MGACSF Scholarship Application

Eligibility Requirements

A candidate must have completed a minimum of two seasons in “service to golf” at a participating member club. “Service to golf” includes caddieing, working in the golf shop, bag room, on the practice range and on the golf course superintendent’s crew. Please note that members or children of members of private golf and country clubs are not eligible to apply. A candidate must establish financial need by submitting copies of the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), SAR (Student Aid Report), parents’ and personal income tax returns, and financial aid decisions. A candidate must have applied to or attend a university, college, or accredited trade school, and must demonstrate scholastic ability by submitting SAT/ACT scores and high school and/or college transcripts. Please note that graduate students are not eligible to apply.

For questions, contact Hilary Barrueco, Scholarship Program Administrator at hbarrueco@mgagolf.org or 914-909-4862.

Important Dates

August 1, 2023 – Application period opens for 2024-25 academic year
May 15, 2024 – Application due date for the 2024-25 academic year
June 2024 – Applications under committee review
August 1, 2024 – Announcement of scholarship awards
August 2024 – Applications open for 2025-26 academic year

How to Apply

  1. The application is only available online and is comprised of two parts.
  2. Upon submission of Part 1, you will receive a link to Part 2 where you will be required to upload supporting documents, including copies of your FAFSA, tax returns, transcripts, SAT/ACT scores, financial aid award summary and the Club Endorsement Form.

Click to download Club Endorsement Form

Sample Resume

 

                                                                                                                                                                                

 

If you answer “YES” to the following questions, you may qualify for a MGACSF Evans Scholarship.  To learn more about this special, full-ride scholarship, click here.

  1.  Will you be a high school senior during the 2024-25 academic year?
  2.  Do you have a B average or above?
  3.  Have you actively caddied for two complete seasons?
  4.  Do you qualify for financial aid?