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Mission Statement

We provide summer caddie opportunities to under-resourced high school students who display outstanding academics, leadership and character. Our mission is to use caddying, the game of golf and the Evans Scholarship to create life-changing opportunities for young men and women nationwide.

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What is the Evans Scholarship?

The Evans Scholarship is a full tuition and housing college scholarship awarded to golf caddies with limited financial means. Since 2015, more than 100 graduates of the WGA Caddie Academy have earned these coveted grants.

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Caddie Academy facts

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The WGA Caddie Academy features chapters in Chicago, Minneapolis, Philadelphia and Seattle.

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The program includes test prep, college visits, field trips, guest speakers and more.

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Evans Scholarships have been awarded to 100 graduates of the Caddie Academy.

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Caddie Academy participants live together for seven weeks every summer.

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Most participants are first-generation college students.

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