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J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust

Offered by J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Dec 12, 2023
Multiple awards worth

$1,000 - $10,000

Grade level

High School Seniors & College Students

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

April 2024

Scholarship Overview

The J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust seeks dedicated caddies who have completed at least 30 loops annually or have worked a minimum number of weekly hours in a Service to Golf role at a GAP Member Club. High school seniors and college students are eligible to apply for this prestigious scholarship. The application window opens on February 1 and closes on April 25th each year. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to further your education!

About J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust

The J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust was created in 1958 by the Golf Association of Philadelphia through the efforts of then President Walter A. Schmidt; Leo Fraser, President of the local section of Professional Golfers' Association of America; and Albert Keeping, Golf Professional at Gulph Mills Golf Club. It was named in honor of Philadelphia's premier golfer of the era, J. Wood Platt. Not only was Mr. Platt an accomplished player, but he was also the Scholarship's co-founder and first contributor.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

High School Seniors & College Students

Citizenship

US Citizens

Other Category

Low Income

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Academic transcript

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to US Citizens.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust at [email protected].

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