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The U.S. National Development Program Grant application is NOW OPEN!

The U.S. National Development Program Grant is designed to mitigate barriers of cost to promising junior golfers who demonstrate both the financial need and the potential to progress through the U.S. National Development Program (USNDP) pathway.

Grants up to $10,000 will be awarded and will reimburse costs associated with: practice fees, competitive tournament fees, tournament travel, instructional fees and equipment up to a limit that the USGA deems as appropriate for each area.

Families interested in pursuing funding must first complete the application pre-screening survey HERE to see if they meet the criteria to apply for the USNDP Grant. Families that meet the criteria will receive an email with a link to the application.

Click here for Screening Survey


Application Details

  • Application overview can be found here
  • The application closes Jan. 12, 2024
  • Grants will be determined through an annual application process and reviewed by the USNDP Grant committee
  • Award announcements will be made via email during the first week of March 2024
  • The total number of grants awarded will be determined by the total number of qualified athletes and availability of funds
  • Grants will be awarded for a 12-month period (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2024)

Click here for Application Overview