This program will offer two awards of $1,000 each to be presented annually to two first year, post-secondary students who are the child or grandchild of a CGSA member.
The scholarships will be presented to two applicants that have the highest overall average for their high school graduating year and who are entering the first year of a post secondary program. Applicants must be the child or grandchild of a CGSA member in good standing. Each applicant is required to provide a transcript of their grades and a 500 word essay outlining why the award is important to them. The essay will only be reviewed if there is a tie.
Applications are due at the CGSA office by June 30th.
JOHN B. STEEL AWARD
This award is presented to an individual chosen by the CGSA Board of Directors who has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the profession of Golf Course Superintendent. An individual may be nominated by the Board of Directors of CGSA or by a "Superintendent" member.
The recipient of this award and their companion are provided a free registration for the Canadian International Turfgrass Conference and Trade Show; 4 night's accommodation at the host hotel; and economy air fare to the conference location.
The deadline for nominations is July 1st.
The winners of these awards will be presented with their awards during the Awards Luncheon ceremony at CGSA's 50th Anniversary conference in Toronto, Ontario on Tuesday, January 12, 2016.
We encourage our members to get their applications/nominations in today for the 2015 Awards.
For more information on these and all our award programs, pleaseclick here or contact Lori Micucci, by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-387-1056/416-626-8873, ext. 226.