Where’s My Caddie College Scholarship
Deadline: December 30, 2017, 11:59 pm PST
Essay Theme: “The Effect Of Technology On The Sport of Golf”
The game of golf has a seen a lot of changes due to technological advances in recent decades, and we’re not just talking about better quality fairway woods or golf shoes. Here at Where’s My Caddie, while we think that the technology advances are great, we are also concerned about how the game of golf has evolved as a result of those changes (and could change even more in the future). And we’d like to hear what you think about that.
- You are a U.S. citizen or legal U.S. resident (international transfer students are eligible if enrolling in a US institution).
- You have been accepted to an accredited undergraduate/post graduate program or college located in the United States for the Spring 2018 or Fall 2018 semester. The program can be a two or four year vocational, college or university. You must be enrolled full-time.
Scholarship Application Requirements
- Complete the application form below
- Write an original 1,000 – 2,500 word essay on the required theme (submit in PDF format)
- Submit proof of enrollment from academic institution (submit in PDF format)
2017 Scholarship Winner
Due to lack of interest, there are no winners for 2017 and the scholarship has been cancelled as a result.
Frequently Asked Questions
When is the application deadline?
The deadline for entry is December 30, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.
When will the scholarship funds be available?
The funds will be available for the 2018 Spring semester, or the 2018-2019 school year (including Summer 2018 semester, if enrolled).
Is this scholarship renewable?
No, it is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year. You may re-apply each year.
How many scholarships are available? And how much are they?
One (1) scholarship is available of $500.
How is a winner determined?
The winning submission will be the applicant who meets or exceeds the eligibility requirements and submits an essay that answers the required topic and demonstrates good creative thinking and reasoning skills.
When will the winner be selected? How will they be notified?
A winner will be selected by December 30, 2017. Where’s My Caddie will notify the winner by email. In the event the winner does not respond within 72 hours of the initial contact attempt a new winner will be chosen.
What about eligibility verification?
Prior to collecting the scholarship award the winner will be required to verify their school status and other eligibility requirements.
Can I mail in a paper application?
No, we do not accept any paper applications. Please use the electronic submission form above.
How can the scholarship be used?
The funds may be use for tuition at an accredited college or used to cover other educational expenses at an accredited college.
Terms and Conditions
All submitted materials become the property of Where’s My Caddie and may be reprinted online on this site.
The winning essay will be selected solely by the staff of Wheres My Caddie. Selection criteria is based on writing skills and content.
The winner of the scholarship will be contacted by email and the winner’s name will be posted on this page by January 10, 2018.
The scholarship funds will be sent directly to the college of the winner to be used on tuition, room & board, books, and other related educational costs. If you are not a full-time student, then you forfeit the award and it goes to the runner-up.
Questions about this scholarship can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Where’s My Caddie
Where’s My Caddie is a sports publishing company that helps educate (like with our golf bag reviews) and entertain golf enthusiasts all over the world. We are a part of Skipblast Digital LLC, an entity licensed in the state of Nevada.