The BDGA Junior Scholarship

The Buffalo District Golf Association offers at least one new college scholarship each year, available to scholar-athletes who have participated in BDGA events.

BDGA scholar-athletes are encouraged to fill out the 2024-25 BDGA Scholarship Application that can be downloaded from this page. 

***2024-25 BDGA Junior Scholarship Application***

The BDGA Scholarship Fund would not be able to continue to award scholarships to local scholar athletes without the continued support from our generous donors.    

The Betsy Ulmer Scholarship

Established in 2022, the Betsy Ulmer Scholarship was created to support the advancement of high school girls’ golf to which Betsy dedicated her life as a founder, coach, competitor, teacher, and mentor for girls throughout Western New York. The Betsy Ulmer Scholarship is granted annually through the Buffalo District Golf Association to a female high school senior that has played golf in high school and plans to play collegiate golf.  

***2024-25 BDGA Betsy Ulmer Scholarship Application***

Applications must be completed and returned via email to the BDGA ( on or before June 14, 2024 at 3:00pm.

If you would like to donate to the Betsy Ulmer Scholarship Fund, click here.
(Select "other" under specified fund and use memo "Betsy Ulmer Scholarship")

Questions may be submitted via email, (