KJGA Scholarship Fund

Each year, graduating seniors compete for one of the $1,500 KJGA scholarships that will be awarded directly to the college or university of their choice. Historically, two scholarships have been given in honor of John Block.  Beginning in 2008, two more scholarships have been added – one honoring Jim Roschek and one in memory of Heidi Krum. Applicants must be a graduating senior planning to pursue a four-year degree as a full-time student who has participated in the KJGA program, shown academic achievement (minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA) and has displayed superior character, sportsmanship, and good citizenship both on the golf course and in his or her daily life. An application form is available below and must be submitted by June 10, 2016 to be considered.

Awards

  • John Block KJGA Scholarship – Two $1500.00 one-year scholarships
  • Jim Roschek KJGA Scholarship – One $1500.00 one-year scholarship to a male
  • Heidi Krum Memorial KJGA Scholarship – One $1500.00 one-year scholarship to a female (Recipients may not receive more than one KJGA Scholarship)

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating senior planning to pursue a four-year degree as a full-time student who has participated in the KJGA program, shown academic  achievement (minimum cumulative GPA 2.50), and has displayed superior character, sportsmanship, and good citizenship on the golf course and in his or her daily life.

 Application Information

The following must be returned by June 10, 2017:

  • One copy of KJGA Scholarship Application Form.
  • One copy of an official cumulative transcript showing current grades, ACT/SAT test scores and cumulative GPA
  • One copy of a typewritten essay addressing your academic and career goals, describing your involvement in outside activities, and stating why you feel you should receive this scholarship
  • Two letters of recommendation from adults other than family members
  • Scholarship committee will award the scholarships by the end of July, 2017. Monies will be sent directly to the College or University of the scholarship winners.
  • Return to: Kalamazoo Junior Golf Association Scholarship Fund c/o Milham Park Golf Club, 4200 Lovers Lane, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Apply Now!

Submit by June 10, 2017

Graduating seniors can download the 2017 KJGA Scholarship application here.