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    J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust

    Offered by J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Mar 6, 2024
    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.

    December 2024

    Scholarship Overview

    The J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust seeks current and incoming undergraduate students who have completed at least 30 loops annually as golf caddies or who have worked 150+ hours this season as golf operations staff. The application window opens on August 1st and closes on December 31st each year.

    If you’re a golf caddy or golf operations staff who is currently or will soon be enrolled in an undergraduate program, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    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

    Minimum GPA

    2.5

    Miscellaneous

    Applicants must be (a) golf caddies who have completed at least 30 loops annually or (b) golf operations staff who have worked 150+ hours this season.

    Application information

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

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

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

    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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