Women’s Western Golf Foundation

 
 

CELEBRATING 42 YEARS

A NATIONAL ORGANIZATION
THE FOUNDATION HAS GRANTED IN
EXCESS OF $3.5 MILLION TO MORE THAN
530 SCHOLARS IN 45 STATES AND TWO DOZEN COLLEGIATE WOMEN'S GOLF PROGRAMS

 

WWGF FOUNDATION - SCHOLARSHIPS

WWGF FOUNDATION – SCHOLARSHIPS

PRELIMINARY APPLICATION FORM

To download information & form – use link below


The Women’s Western Golf Foundation (WWGF) is a National Charitable Trust formed in 1971.  Since inception 41 years ago, it has granted in excess of $3.5 million to more than 530 undergraduate scholars from 45 States. 


Award winners receive a grant in the amount of $8,000 over four years.  Two thousand dollars ($2,000) per year is applied toward tuition, room & board, and other university fees or charges. Money is sent directly to the University.  The Scholarship is renewable each year, for four years, if the student meets the following requirements:

continuing financial need

grade point average above the 3.0 level

annual submission of required information in a timely manner

Candidates will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, excellence of character, and an involvement in the sport of golf.  Skill or excellence in the sport of golf is not a criterion. 


PRELIMINARY APPLICATION FORM

 

may be downloaded from the link below; complete form and send, via USPS, after October 1st to WWGF Scholarship Selection Director (address below)

may also be requested via USPS from WWGF Scholarship Selection Director (address below)


Applicants who complete and submit a Preliminary Application must meet the following qualifications:


1.Must be high school senior girls who intend to graduate in the year of application.

2.Must be U.S. citizens.

3.Must meet entrance requirements of and plan to enroll at an accredited four-year college or university.   Note:  Community Colleges do not qualify.

4.Must complete the Federal Student Aid Report to be filed with the U.S.
Government, Department of Education, between January 1st and March 1st.
A free application form, FAFSA, may be obtained from the high school counseling center.

  1. 5.Must complete the form, after October 1st, and send via USPS, before March 1st, to
    Mrs. Richard Willis, WWGF Scholarship Selection Director
    393 Ramsay Road, Deerfield, IL 60015.


Upon receipt, the application will be reviewed immediately by the WWGF Scholarship Committee.  If the information supplied in the application meets the WWGF requirements, the applicant will receive, via USPS, an additional application form designated as the FINAL APPLICATION. 


The WWGF requires each applicant to complete the Student Financial Aid Report.  SAR forms are available at the counseling center at your high school.  Forms should be filed with the U.S. Government between January 1st and March 1st


Deadline for the final application and the SAR report is April 5th
There will be no exceptions

All applicants will be notified by the WWGF by the middle of May.


All information in the application forms, both Preliminary and Final, is strictly confidential between the applicant and the Women’s Western Golf Foundation.  Incomplete application forms will not be considered.


Thank you for your interest in the WWGF Scholarship.



To Download please click below

WWGF Preliminary Application Form



WWGF Celebrates 41 Years
1971 - 2012