The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship is a yearly award given starting around 2009 to respect the striking achievements and commitments of Walter J. Travis in the sport of golf. In his whole career, Travis was a champion golf player, esteemed golf course architect, innovative turfgrass expert, and prolific golf journalist. He was an organizer and manager of quite possibly the most persuasive golf magazine of his time, The American Golfer. Therefore, in order to respect his achievements and his legacy, the foundation is back with this scholarship opportunity for the students.
The Travis Society’s Scholarships are granted to understudies seeking a career in one of the accompanying callings: scene landscape design/golf course architecture; golf course turfgrass management/golf course superintendent; professional golf management, club professional, or sports journalism with a special interest in golf. Candidates for The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship should introduce proof of being enlisted/registered as a full-time undergraduate or graduate understudy at a licensed two-or four-year school/college for the accompanying Fall semester. The firm will award five $1,000 grants that might be utilized for any genuine instructive cost.
The Walter J. Travis Society, Inc. is a non-benefit 501 (c)(3) association that was shaped in 1994 to advance awareness and enthusiasm for the accomplishments and commitments of Walter J. Travis and to cultivate the continuation of his inheritance in golf.
Below we have a brief description of the following scholarship:
|Education Level||Undergraduate and graduate students|
|Number of Awards||5|
|Contest Deadline||March 15, 2022|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
The eligibility criteria for the following scholarship is as follows:
- The Travis Society’s Scholarships are awarded to students pursuing a career in one of the following professions: landscape design/golf course architecture; golf course turfgrass management/golf course superintendent; professional golf management, club professional, or sports journalism with a special interest in golf.
- Applicants for The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship must present evidence of being enrolled/matriculated as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited two- or four-year college/university for the following Fall semester.
How to Apply?
All eligible candidates applying for this scholarship have to fill out the application form must contain complete and genuine information. Fake and incomplete information will lead to disqualification.
The Travis Society will judge the entered applicants based on the criteria set for them, and 5 top candidates will be chosen as per their final decision. The five chosen candidates will be called upon and awarded the one-time award of $1,000.
The deadline to enter the following scholarship is March 15, 2022. Late applications will not be accepted and will lead to disqualification from the program. So hurry up and submit your entry before the program closes.