The WTGA Scholarship Program was created to provide financial assistance to support and encourage young women golfers who are seeking higher education. The scholarship recipients shall exemplify academic proficiency and illustrate a connection to the game of golf.
The scholarship is named for Doris Kallina and ‘Nez Muhleman, two women who have given their time, energy and resources to promote women’s golf in Texas for many years. Both served as Past Presidents of the WTGA and also have long and distinguished legacies with the USGA as volunteers, committee members and officials. Their contributions to the game of golf have benefitted countless women and girls and their dedication, character and lifelong connection to golf are attributes that the WTGA Scholarship Program endeavors to honor and encourage in the next generation of young women.
Scholarship funds will only be disbursed to a university or previously approved third party, and will not be paid directly to the scholarship recipient.
Applicants must be female and a U.S. Citizen with a residence of record in Texas and demonstrate participation in an organized junior golf program. Applicants must have completed (or plan to complete) high school prior to the award year, and must be enrolled (or planning to enroll) as a full time student at an accredited college or university located within the United States. Applicants’ cumulative grade point average must be at least 2.75 on a 4.0 grading scale. The application must be completed in its entirety and signed and dated by both the applicant and the applicants’ parent(s) or guardian.
Applicants must demonstrate participation in extra-curricular activities. Applicants must provide a letter of recommendation from school staff, and an appropriate representative from the junior golf program in which she has participated and provide two personal references which may be contacted during the selection process. At least one of the references should be a peer. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.