EIFG News

  • Michigan State's Kaczor wins top scholar award

    Ryan Kaczor of Michigan State won the Mendenhall Award scholarship of $6,000 in the 2016 GCSAA Scholars Competition. This year the program, funded by the Robert Trent Jones Endowment and administered by the EIFG, awarded scholarships to 14 turf management students.

  • Submit research grant proposals

    Applications for the 2016 GCSAA Research Grant Program are now open through Oct. 3. The grants are funded by the EIFG and through the generous support of the Aquatrols’ Robert A. Moore Endowment, Dr. Michael Hurdzan Endowment, Robert Trent Jones Endowment and Mark Kizziar Research Grant.

  • Donor profile: Jerry Lemons

    GCSAA member Jerry Lemons, ASGCA, sees donating to the EIFG as way to assist his peers when they are facing difficulty. "The EIFG is the easiest way fellow members can support one another during tough times," Lemons said.

  • Melrose Leadership Academy applications open

    The EIFG's Melrose Leadership Academy is now accepting applications for its 2016 class. Applications are due Sept. 15. The Academy is open to Class A and B members who have been a member for five or more years and have not attended the Golf Industry Show (GIS) in the last five years.

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    Rounds 4 Research: Auctioning rounds of golf to fund turfgrass research

    GCSAA chapters are signing up to partner in the EIFG's program to raise research funds on the local level.

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