With the help of our corporate partners, we host a series of events for our more advanced participants, allowing them to meet new people, play some golf, achieve greatness, and show off our nine core values in action. Learn general information about these opportunities below, and check out our Event Calendar for full details.
Ben Hogan Foundation – Texas Wesleyan Mentor Scholarship
The Ben Hogan Foundation, in partnership with Texas Wesleyan University, will be awarding 1 full tuition 4 year renewable scholarship to a participant in The First Tee of Fort Worth for the 2018-19 academic year to attend Texas Wesleyan University. The Ben Hogan Foundation Mentor Scholarship will also include a mentor who will provide additional assistance and guidance needed for the student throughout their four years. Application deadline is May 15th.
We are looking for a few people to work with our camps this summer as interns. You must meet the following criteria to apply:
- Be a high school student completing 11th grade or higher or currently in college.
- Be currently enrolled in the Eagle or Ace level (If under 18 years old).
- Have been in The First Tee program for at least 4 years.
- Have previously volunteered in some capacity with The First Tee of Fort Worth (classes, camps, Jr. Advisory, etc…) or have been a previous intern.
Internships are paid at $8/hr. and work Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm most weeks during June, July and the first half of August (20-30 hrs. per week).
PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee
The PURE Insurance Championship is a premier event intended to showcases the best participants in The First Tee network. An official PGA TOUR Champions event at Pebble Beach Golf Links on the Monterey Peninsula, the tournament pairs one junior with a PGA TOUR Champions player and two amateurs. To be selected, juniors are measured in both golf proficiency and life skills knowledge. The tournament is televised nationally on Golf Channel. APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 14, 2018.
Date: September 25- October 1, 2018 (participants who apply must be able to travel to Pebble Beach during these days)
Location: Pebble Beach, CA
Host: Monterey Peninsula Foundation
Contact Kevin Long for application information.
If you have questions about applying or need assistance, please contact Kevin Long.