Golf Ontario Scholarship Program

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Golf Ontario provides financial assistance to deserving student golfers throughout Ontario who continue their education at the post-secondary level. Support for the program began with a Trust Fund in 1994 and more recently through the cooperation of the Golf Ontario's corporate partners and a variety of successful marketing initiatives.

Golf Ontario also awards annual scholarships to deserving students enrolled in an Ontario Golf Management Program.

Are you Eligible for a Scholarship?

Application for a Golf Ontario scholarship is open to candidates pursuing full-time post-secondary studies fulfilling the following criteria:

  • Candidate must maintain a 75% (or equivalent) overall academic average.
  • Candidate must be a Golf Ontario club member or a Public Player member.
  • Candidate must be able to demonstrate their involvement in the game of golf.

Application packages must include ALL of the following items, Incomplete applications will not be accepted:

  • A Scholarship Application form
  • Complete academic history – a transcript is mandatory
    Proof of acceptance (first year students) or proof of enrolment (returning students) from your post-secondary institution
  • Proof of Golf Ontario membership
  • A typed, one-page essay on “What this scholarship will mean to me” written and signed by the applicant
  • One letter of recommendation from a school official
  • One letter of recommendation from another appropriate source
  • Documentation signed by a school official which outlines the effect any outside scholarship monies may have on existing scholarships provided by the school (for applicants attending a post-secondary school in the US only).

**Please Note Incomplete Applications will not be accepted**
**Successful Applicants are NOT ELIGIBLE to reapply in subsequent years**
**Application deadline is July 15th. Successful Candidates will be notified no later than August 15th.**

 

APPLY NOW

Please direct all inquiries to Mallory Dayman, mdayman@gao.ca, (905) 852-1101 ext. 237 

Special Scholarship Awards

Golf Ontario has developed special scholarship awards to honour the memory of amazing Ontarian Ken McKenzie, Christine Fisher, Craig Revell and Helena Harbridge, who have contributed so much to the game of golf in the province. In conjuction with the McKenzie, Fisher, Revell and Harbridge families, Golf Ontario will present these special awards to a deserving recipient, who demonstrates the passion and dedication to the game that was ever so present in Ken, Christine, Craig and Helena.

Ken McKenzie Award

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Christine Fisher Memorial Student Award

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Craig Revell Scholarship

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Helena Harbridge Scholarship

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Investors Group Scholarships (2)

Investors Group is a proud sponsor of Golf Ontario and generous contributor to the Golf Ontario Scholarship Program.  Preference for these awards will be given to students pursuing post-secondary studies with a focus in Business.

Past Recipients

2015 Scholarship Recipients

2014 Scholarship Recipients

2013 Scholarship Recipients

2012 Scholarship Recipients

2011 Scholarship Recipients

2010 Scholarship Recipients

2009 Scholarship Recipients

2008 Scholarship Recipients

 

Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Recipients!

Individual Award Club Institution
Meghan-Bennett
Meghan Bennett
Helena Harbridge Award Whitevale GC  Florida Atlantic University
Jaret-Chipman
Jaret Chipman
Craig Revell Award St. Catharines G&CC Canisius College
Dante-Severini
Dante Severini
Ken McKenzie Award Sault Ste. Marie GC University of Western Ontario
Laura-Maria-Luna-Cabrera
Laura Maria Luna Cabrera
Christine Fisher Memorial Award Summit G&CC University of Toronto
Melany-Chong
Melany Chong
GAO Scholarship GO Public Member Appalachian State University
Anna-Foley
Anna Foley
GAO Scholarship Weston G&CC DePauw Univesity
Noah-Oakes
Noah Oakes
GAO Scholarship Summit GC McMaster University
Ross-Love
Ross Love
GAO Scholarship Barrie G&CC Wilfrid Laurier University
Jenna-Watts
Jenna Watts
GAO Scholarship St. Catharines G&CC University of Guelph
Sam-Meek
Sam Meek
GAO Scholarship Kawartha G&CC Southern Illinois University
Jackson-Bowery
Jackson Bowery
GAO Scholarship Greenhills GC Western University
Noah-Harkness
Noah Harkness
GAO Scholarship Cedar Brae GC King University