The KGCSA Board of Directors is pleased to announce the return of the Legacy Scholarship. This opportunity is for current members children who are attending or are planning to attend an institution of higher education. In 2017, the KGCSA awarded $3,500 in scholarship monies to three qualified applicants. Monies are derived from the annual golf fundraiser and are a part of the overall initiatives set forth by the board of directors. ll entries are due on September 15, 2018 and will be awarded at the annual business meeting being held this year at Hurstbourne Country Club. Apply today!” CLICK HERE
One of the initiatives the BOD introduced this year was using funds from the Annual Fundraiser golf tournament to establish Legacy Scholarships for members’ children and grandchildren. Winners were announced at the Annual Business Meeting held in October at Lake Forest CC. This year there were three applicants that received scholarships. They were as follows: Sarah Hawes daughter of David Hawes, Jake Hoarston son of Paul Hoarston and James Marsh son of Chris Marsh.
Brent Downs, Superintendent at Bardstown CC was the recipient of the 2017 Golf Industry Show scholarship presented by the KGCSA. The GIS scholarship is a new initiative set forth by the KGCSA Board of Directors and was made possible by the successful 2017 Annual Fundraiser golf scramble, Brent attended the 2018 GIS in San Antonio, TX.