Herbert Warren Wind Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The Herbert Warren Wind Scholarship was established in memory of the legendary golf writer. Mr. Wind was a native ofBrockton, Massachusetts who died in 2005. He was the author of 14 golf books, was the original golf editor of “Sports Illustrated,” and wrote acclaimed essays for many years in “The New Yorker.” The Herbert Warren Wind Scholarshipis for an Ouimet Scholar studying Communications, Journalism, Creative Writing, English or similar academic discipline, or for a native of Brockton, Massachusetts or surrounding town.To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must have completed at least two years service to golf as caddies, helpers in the pro shop, or course superintendent operations at a club in Massachusetts. The awards are “need-based” and assist with tuition at accredited undergraduate institutions.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-01


Sponsoring Organization Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund
300 Arnold Palmer Boulevard
Norton, MA 2766

Contact Person: Marion Mackerwicz, Director of Scholarship & Finance

Phone: 774-430-9090

Fax: 774-430-9091