Since 2010, the Kelly Gibson Foundation and its various community partners have awarded 233 scholarships valued at $536,800.  In 2019, $61,500 in college scholarships were awarded to 24 Kelly Gibson Junior Golf Tour members. These scholarships are given based upon community service, academics, and financial need, not golfing ability. 


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The Kelly Gibson Foundation and its community partners are proud to award thousands of dollars in college scholarships each year to exemplary young individuals.  Under the program, scholarships will be awarded to high school juniors or older who participate on the Kelly Gibson Junior Golf Tour.

Program Guidelines & Priorities

2011 - 2016



  • Applicants must be a high school junior or older as of the fall season with a record of volunteerism in the community and participation in extracurricular school activities.

  • Applicants must compete in a minimum of 3 out of 5 KGJGT Monday tour events and serve as a mentor at 2 out of 5 KGJGT Thursday events.

  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 (on 4.0 scale), and plan to attend a 2 or 4-year college or technical school.

  • Scholarship funds will be paid in the first applicable semester that the student attends college. ​




Kelly Gibson Foundation Scholarship Program