Colorado Students Score When It Comes to PGA Scholarships

Receive 3 of 10 John Cox Scholarships - 5/24/2018

Colorado high school seniors and college students who applied for scholarships through the PGA of America and the Colorado PGA achieved great heights for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year. With nearly $40,000 being committed, all applicants were awarded a scholarship! In addition, of the 41 PGA Sections across the country, the Colorado PGA students led the nation in the number of PGA of America - John Cox Scholarships earned – three out of 10.

 

The PGA of America's Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program awarded scholarships to 11 Colorado applicants totaling $31,000 to be used in the 2018-19 school year. The Colorado PGA will be granting eight scholarships to local students totaling $7,250.

 

The Colorado PGA would like to congratulate the following recipients of PGA of America and Colorado Section Scholarships:

 

PGA of America - John Cox Scholarships

  • Tessa N. Kauffman – Metropolitan State University, Denver, Colo. – daughter of Martin Kauffman, PGA
  • Nathan D. Parry – North Dakota State University, Fargo, N.D. – son of CJ Parry, PGA
  • Zachary P. Troyer – University of Colorado, Boulder, Colo. – son of Dave Troyer, PGA

 

PGA of America Scholarships

  • Jessica E. Ainsworth – University of Houston, Houston, Texas – daughter of Eddie Ainsworth, PGA
  • Taylor R. Ausec – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. – son of Timothy Ausec, PGA
  • Anne J. Kristopeit – University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colo. – daughter of Ben Kristopeit II, PGA
  • Jessika M. Linnemeyer – Rollins College, Winter Park, Fla. – daughter of Joe Linnemeyer, PGA
  • Benjamin N. Lodwick – University of Colorado, Boulder, Colo. – son of Matthew Lodwick, PGA
  • Austin W. Northern – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. – son of Mike Northern, PGA
  • Riley S. Rafferty – University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyo.  – daughter of Jeff Rafferty, PGA
  • Sydney A. Small – University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colo. – daughter of Ed Oldham, PGA

 

Colorado Section Scholarships

  • Blake Benson – University of Denver, Denver, Colo. – son of Andy Benson, PGA
  • Cade Benson – University of Denver, Denver, Colo.  – son of Andy Benson, PGA
  • Davis M. Bryant – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. – son of Matthew Bryant, PGA
  • Ryan C. Hanson – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo.  – son of Jeff Hanson, PGA
  • Edward F. Matthews – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich. – son of Scott Matthews
  • Emily R. Nielsen – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. – daughter of Mitchell Nielsen, PGA
  • Lauren G. Porter – Aims Community College, Greeley, Colo. – daughter of Craig Porter, PGA
  • Ashley Stewart – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo. – daughter of Scott Stewart, PGA