Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to receive a Shirley and Billy Weir scholarship, an applicant must:

 

  1. Be the employee or dependent child of an employee of a golf course facility located within the State of Georgia served by a golf professional who is a member of the Georgia Section of the PGA of America.
  2. Have maintained a high school grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale ( or corresponding grade point level if another grade point scale has been adopted by his/her high school).
  3. Demonstrate financial need.
  4. Have been accepted for admission to an accredited college or university (the Scholarship Selection Committee may elect to approve a student's scholarship conditioned upon the student's acceptance).
  5. Be graduating from high school during the school year of application.