The Gale “Par Lady” James Memorial Scholarship is established in memory of D. Gale James, a professional golf instructor until her death April 2015. The scholarship committee will award $500 to a student golfer(s) who is in an organized golf program and or interested in furthering his or her golf skills and education.
Our Mission is to support Golf programs that are underfunded in our school system. Our commitment is to provide financial assistance and give equitable consideration based on academic performance, financial need, school and community activities. The award may be used to support academic needs, tournament fees, travel, equipment and golf accessories.
Applicants may be eligible for further funds by maintaining or exceeding the 2.6 grade point average and by re-applying during the next scholarship application period. Awards are renewable subject to re-application.
Eligible students must meet the following requirements:
Current juniors and seniors in high school, male or female
Must have established and maintained a satisfactory academic record of 2.6 (C+) GPA
Official transcript or Report Card
Two Professional and One Personal Letter of Recommendation. (References may be contacted)
Demonstrate involvement in an organized golf program (school golf team, SCGA, SCPGA, First Tee, etc.)
Application must be complete in order to be considered.
Application are available on the Tee Divas and Tee Dudes Golf Club website, April 17, 2023. The deadline for submitting application is on or before Wednesday, May 31, 2023. Applications that are incomplete or postmarked after the deadline will not be accepted! Notification of this year’s recipient will be on June 9, 2023 and presentation of the Recipient of the “Gale James Memorial Scholarship” will be on Friday,July 28, 2023
Completed applications must be postmarked by Wednesday May 31, 2023 and returned to: