College Stipend Fund
INFORMATION FOR BCGA COLLEGE STIPEND FUND APPLICANTS
The Berks County Golf Association College Stipend Fund award is granted annually through the BCGA. The BCGA College Stipend Fund Committee considers numerous factors in determining our College Stipend Fund recipients. These include, but are not limited to: academics, character, leadership and service, golfing accomplishments, participation in our BCGA events, letters of recommendation, application information, financial need and acceptance into a post-secondary institution.
COLLEGE STIPEND FUND CRITERIA: High school seniors or current college undergraduate students are eligible. Club affiliation is NOT a factor.
Applicant must be a resident of Berks County or parent(s)/guardian must be a member of a BCGA Member Club (Full or Associate)
Applicant must have a high school or college cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Applicant must have played regularly on their high school golf team’s scheduled events.
Applicants must demonstrate leadership skills and/or community service work.
Applicants demonstrated financial need will be considered.
Applicant must have applied to and been accepted into an accredited four-year, two-year or PGM academic program