In The News


The Jack Jordan Story

Broadcaster Jimmy Roberts’ segment on Northwestern Evans Scholar Jack Jordan who overcame a personal tragedy to caddie and earn the Evans Scholarship. 

Oregon Evans Scholar featured on 'Morning Drive'

Oregon Evans Scholar Matthew Parker talks live with Golf Channel's Matt Ginella during the 2018 BMW Championship. 

New Washington Evans Scholar Katya Tulak interviewed by CNN

New Washington Evans Scholar Katya Tulak talks to CNN about the WGA Caddie Academy and earning the Evans Scholarship. 

Caddie Academy graduate and New Illinois Evans Scholar Noella Bamigbola interviewed on NBC 5

New Illinois Evans Scholar Noella Bamigbola talks to NBC5 Chicago as part of a story on the WGA Caddie Academy. 

Kansas Evans Scholar profiled in Kansas City Star

Kansas City Star columnist Jenee Osterheldt talks to Kansas Evans Scholar Javier Contreras about his family's experience as immigrants in America, about caddying and aspiring to be the first in his family to attend college.

The Mackenzie Lim Story

Broadcaster Jimmy Roberts’ segment on Northwestern Evans Scholar Mackenzie Lim, who overcame leukemia and caddied at Midlothian CC.

NU Evans Scholar interviewed on 'Morning Drive'

Northwestern Evans Scholar Griffin Bourjaily talks live with Matt Ginella on the Morning Drive during the 2017 BMW Championship.

WGA Caddie Academy helps plot course to success

Golfweek’s Beth Ann Nichols
story on the Caddie Academy, featuring interviews with participants and Program background.

Evans Scholarship: A life-changing opportunity for golf caddies

Jeff Seidel of the Detroit Free-Press talks to several Detroit-area Evans Scholars about their experiences caddying and how the Evans Scholarship has changed their lives.


J.T. Surlis -- Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship winner

Newsday's Mark Herrmann profiles Northwestern Evans Scholar J.T. Surlis of Southward Ho Country Club in Bay Shore, New York. 

Links to Success

TIME Money segment on the WGA Caddie Academy that includes interviews with several participants. 


How caddying helped me earn a full ride at a prestigious university

Notre Dame Evans Scholar King Fok was featured in USA Today’s “Campus Voices” section, where he shared his journey of being a caddie. 

Two High School Caddies Receive Scholarships

WPVI-TV in Philadelphia went to Overbrook Golf Club to speak with Caddie Academy participants and Evans Scholars Jade Gray-Davis and Robyn Coleman.

Evans Scholarship program offers young caddies a little something for the effort

Ron Kantowski of the Las Vegas Review-Journal profiles recipients of the Evans Scholarship and writes about the Program's lasting power. 


Did you know?

  • There are now 985 Evans Scholars in school
  • There are more than 10,830 Evans Alumni across the country
  • Evans Scholars are enrolled at 18 universities across the nation, including 16 where the Foundation owns and operates Scholarship Houses