Scholarship Recipients

For more than 30 years, the North Florida Junior Golf Foundation has served the unique needs of young players throughout Jacksonville and the North Florida area, and the Board of Directors and Staff are proud to identify our past NFJG Foundation Scholarship recipients:

NFJG Foundation Scholarship- $8,000.00

($2,000.00 each year for four years)

Recent Scholarships have been awarded to…

  • Jack Hardy (2022-2026) attending Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Thanya Arasu (2021-2024) attending Ohio University
  • Sam Harrell (2020-2023) attending Millsaps College
  • Cameron Widergren (2019-2022) attending Florida State University
  • Olivia Whitten (2018-2021) attending Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • David Dendler (2017-2020) attending University of North Florida
  • Ryan Ulmer (2016-2019) University of Florida
  • Benjamin Dryden (2015-2018) attending the University of South Florida
  • Sarah Herb (2014-2017) attending Tiffin University
  • Christopher Lynch (2013-2016) – University of Florida
  • Howard Schindler (2012-2015) – Flagler College
  • J. Huffingham (2011-2014) – Florida State University
  • Jason Hardy (2010-2013) – Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
  • Alexander E Mendoza (2009-2012) – University of North Florida
  • Michael J Long (2008-2011) – University of Florida
  • Christopher B Bray (2007-2010) – Flagler College
  • Steven L Davis (2006-2009) – Flagler College

North Florida Junior Golf Foundation ($2000) Scholarship

  • Alanis Santiago (2022) attending Young Harris College
  • Apryl Parker (2019) ($2000) attending Eckerd College
  • Isabel Matos (2020) attending South Wesleyan University

Bill Straub Sr. Scholarship – $10,000.00

($2500.00 each year for four years)

  • Tommy Piper (2022-2026) attending Florida State University
  • Kenzie Heba (2021-2024) attending University of West Florida (Pensacola)
  • Hannah Stevens (2020-2023) – attending Flagler College

Northern Chapter PGA Scholarship – One Year ($2,000.00 Scholarship)

  • Annabelle Mozingo (2022) attending University of North Carolina
  • Ashley Huffman (2021) attending Jacksonville University
  • Reni Jancsik (2020) attending Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Jacob Saarela (2019) attending Florida Institute of Technology
  • Jay Adams (2018) attending LaGrange College
  • Logan Neel (2017) attending University of North Florida
  • Ryan Udell (2017) attending Rice University
  • Bankston Fiedler (2016) attending The University of Georgia
  • Casey Markey (2015) attending University of South Florida
  • Kathleen Duperval (2014) – Daytona State College
  • Sabrina Rumbaugh (2013) ($1000) – Jacksonville University

Junior Players Tour TOP HONOR Scholarship ($2000.00, $1000.00, and $500.00)

  • Marissa Cardenas (2021) – $500) – Florida Southern College
  • Ashley Huffman (2021) ($500) – Jacksonville University
  • Apryl Parker (2019) ($2500) attending Eckerd College
  • Cade Black (2019 ($1000) attending Trinity University
  • Jayden Williams (2019) ($500) attending Maryland University
  • Charles Collings (2018) ($2000) attending Flagler College
  • Beatrice Dietz (2020) ($500) – University of Charleston
  • Andrew Riley (2021) ($500) – Palm Beach Atlantic University
  • Tytus Boston (2022) $1000 – TBD
  • Jack Hardy (2022) $1100 – Attending Florida Golf Coast University
  • Andrew Davis (2022) $500 – Attending Paine College
  • John Patrick English (2023) $500 – TBD
  • Nolan Harper (2024) $500 – TBD
  • Emma Wells (2024) $500 – TBD
  • Alyzabeth Morgan (2025) $1000 – TBD
  • Cameron Reed (2025) $500 – TBD
  • Samuel Ha (2027) $500 – TBD

Henry Tuten Gator Bowl Pro-Am Scholarship ($2,000.00)

  • Sarah Harpster (2022) attending Palm Beach Atlantic University
  • Thomas Cush (2022) attending University of Florida
  • Marissa Cardenas (2021) attending Florida Southern College
  • Kylie Turner (2021) attending Flagler College

Buster Reed Scholarship – ($2500.00 each for 1 year)

  • Katie Strong (2009) attended the University of Florida
  • Andrew K Daechsel (2008 & 2009) attending the University of Florida

Contact our organization in Jacksonville, Florida, to participate in our junior golf tournaments. Our junior golf foundation is open to teenagers and children throughout the region.