The Player Development Trust Fund (PDTF) was formed in 2002 to help ensure that all deserving young amateur golfers have the opportunity to develop their skills to the best of their ability regardless of financial circumstance.
What Can We Do:
Provide financial assistance to attend Zone, Provincial, and National events.
Scholarships ($2000 – 10 available each year )
What Can You Do:
Gerry Walker Memorial Scholarship Application
INFORMATION FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS:
The Player Development Trust Fund will award ten (10) $2,000 scholarships to promising young “scholastic golfers” to assist them with tuition and other educational expenses in pursuing a post-secondary education.
The Player Development Trust Fund invites applications from young men and women who reside in British Columbia and are Canadian citizens who have demonstrated both scholastic and golf excellence.
NUMBER AND DISTRIBUTION OF SCHOLARSHIPS:
In order to create a fair and equitable distribution of the ten (10) $2,000 scholarships, the Scholarship Committee will allocate the scholarships based on the number of junior memberships in each Zone.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: (All documents to be included)
COLLEGE/TECHNICAL SCHOOL/UNIVERSITY STUDENT must SUBMIT:
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:
The Application form, letters of recommendation and other supporting documents must be submitted no later than SEPTEMBER 30th. Please be advised that incomplete applications may not be accepted.
Announcement of Scholarship Recipients will be made by NOVEMBER 15TH.
Financial awards will be made payable directly to the educational institution. Written proof of registration and current attendance must be submitted to and substantiated by the Scholarship Committee for funds to be issued.
PDTF Scholarship Committee
BC Junior Golf Association
c/o Berne Monteleone
991 Nassau Crescent
Kelowna, BC V1Y 4T2
Phone: 604.279-2580 or Toll Free 1.888.833.2242
Thank you for applying for a Player Development Trust Fund scholarship. We wish you every success in your future educational and golfing endeavors.
The Player Development Trust Fund Scholarship Program is in recognition of Gerry Walker’s passionate dedication to the development of Junior Golfers in British Columbia.