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Oregon Chapter PGA Spring Meeting – February 26

The 2018 OPGA Spring General Meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 26th at Shadow Hills Country Club.  We look forward to seeing many of you, as well as our new faces to the OPGA.

We will begin with a hosted breakfast, compliments of Tim Reardon and PING Golf, available at 8:15am with the meeting to begin at 9:00am.  Our OPGA Board and Committee Chairs will review some of the highlights for the 2018 season.

At this meeting, we will also be presenting our 2017 OPGA Annual Award Winners with their plaques as well as our 2017 Pacific Golf & Turf Player’s of the Year and Most Improved awards.

We hope that many of you will be in attendance.  There is no need to RSVP for the meeting, simply show up.


Following the OPGA Spring General Meeting, we will be conducting the OPGA Pro Spring Kickoff, presented by Golf Scorecards Inc.  For this event, if you would like to play, simply sign up by clicking the link below and we will pair you up with you friends or mix it up where you will have the opportunity to meet some new professionals.  We will randomly draw four person teams and the TEAM FORMAT will be 1 Gross & 2 Nets – Stableford Points.

Oregon Chapter Professionals who have their playing privileges will be eligible to play.  Please note, if you are planning on playing, you MUST attend the meeting.

The sign up DEADLINE is Thursday February 22nd at 5pm.  Simply click the online entry link below to get yourself signed up.

https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/1286917

PGA WORKS Golf Management University Scholarship Program

PGA of America is offering scholarship awards of $8,000 to students pursuing a PGA Golf Management University Program degree…

The PGA of America has established a new scholarship program designed to recruit and assist students from diverse backgrounds in their intent to pursue PGA of America Membership. Scholarship awards of $8,000 each will be awarded to up to five students pursuing a PGA Golf Management University Program degree.

Applicants must be high school seniors, high school graduates or current undergraduates planning to enroll in, or are already enrolled in, fulltime undergraduate study at one of the 18 accredited PGA Golf Management Universities for the entire 2018-19 academic year. Qualified applicants must be pursuing a PGA Golf Management University Program degree with the intent to pursue PGA of America Membership.

Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, an outside appraisal, and demonstrated active participation in the game of golf. To increase diversity and inclusiveness in PGA of America Membership, preference will be given to people of color and women.

To learn more and apply, visit https://scholarsapply.org/pgaworks. Applications must be submitted on or before February 28, 2018.

OPGA / OGA CLUB SWAP

In partnership with the Oregon Golf Association the OPGA requests your assistance with the 3rd Annual Junior Golf Club Swap!  On Saturday, March 3th 2018, from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the OGA Golf Course, juniors will be able to swap old clubs for new ones for NO COST!

~WE NEED YOUR HELP IN COLLECTING THE FOLLOWING:

NEW OR USED JUNIOR, WOMEN OR MEN APPROPRIATE SETS
GOLF BAGS

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