The Utah Golf Association has awarded five $1,000 scholarships, according to Paul Hatch, chairman of the UGA Scholarship Committee.
The scholarship recipients were Eric Michael Jones, Mapleton; Jared Overton, Provo; Landon Chance Allred, Monticello; Blair Bingham, Spanish Fork; and John Eisenhart, Lehi.The scholarships are not based on golfing ability. The selection committee considered the following categories in awarding the scholarships: educational experiences and achievement, educational goals, leadership and character, financial need and interest and affiliation with golf.
The scholarships must be used at a Utah college for tuition, books, fees or room and board.
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