MSGA Scholarship

Scholarship Description

There is no nomination process for the MSGA Scholarship. All interested students are invited to apply, bearing in mind the criteria of good character, golf participation, academic performance, and financial need.

Please be aware that the application requires verification of your golf participation.

Both male and female students may apply.  The general eligibility requirements are as follows:  1. Applicant must demonstrate an active interest in golf: participation in golf at the school or club level, caddieing regularly, golf shop or course maintenance employment.  2. Applicant must demonstrate financial need.  3. Applicant must be a graduate or prospective graduate of an accredited Maine secondary school.  4. Applicant must be outstanding in character, integrity, and leadership as demonstrated by participation in extra-curricular, civic or community activities.  Students already in college may apply.

The MSGA Scholarship Committee reviews its criteria on a regular basis to ensure that the selection process is as objective as possible. The current criteria for the MSGA Scholarship are as follows:

A candidate shall have shown an active interest in golf (i.e. participating as a player, as a caddie, and/or employed by a golf course pro shop or maintenance crew).
Candidates must establish their need for financial assistance to attend college.
Candidates must be graduates or prospective graduates of an accredited secondary school, and legal residents of the state of Maine.
Candidates must be outstanding in character, integrity, and leadership as provided by participation in extra-curricular, civic and/or community activities.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Maine State Golf Association, Inc.
58 Val Halla Rd.
Cumberland, ME 04021

Contact Person: Scholarship Fund administrator Jane Gildart at MSGA Executive Director Nancy Storey at

Phone: 207-846-3800

Fax: 207-829-3584