The Phyllis G. Meekins Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • Contact
  • Rana Haakenson, Programs Assistant
  • Address
  • The LPGA Foundation
  • 100 International Golf Drive
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • May 15, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,250
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Phyllis G. Meekins Scholarship is granted through The LPGA Foundation and the Phyllis G. Meekins Scholarship Fund. Established in 2006, the objective of the Phyllis G. Meekins Scholarship is to provide a need-based scholarship to a female high school senior from a recognized minority background, who will be pursuing a full-time course of study and playing collegiate golf at an accredited college or university in the United States. One scholarship in the amount of $1,250 will be awarded this year.

    To be eligible for this award, applicant must meet the following requirements:
    - Applicant must be a female from a recognized minority background (African-American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic descent)
    - Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. legal resident
    - Applicant must be a high school senior accepted to attend a full-time course of study at an accredited post-secondary institution in the United States
    - Applicant must have a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
    - Applicant must have a background in golf and plan to play competitive golf at an accredited college or university in the United States
    - Applicant must demonstrate financial need

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