Kentucky PGA

Special Awards

Kentucky PGA Special Awards

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Golf Professional of the Year

One of the highest honors the Association can bestow on a working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA Professional.

Assistant Professional of the Year

Awarded for overall excellence as an assistant professional.

Teacher of the Year

Recognizes a PGA Professional who is an outstanding teacher of golf among the ranks of PGA membership.

Sales Representative of the Year

Recognizes an outstanding Golf Sales Representative in the Kentucky.

Youth Player Development Award

Recognizes the PGA Professional who is a leader in junior golf and who reflects the ideals of those who work with youth.

Media Representative of the Year

Recognizes an outstanding Golf Media Representative in the Kentucky.

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Recognizes PGA Professionals who by their day-to-day efforts have distinguished themselves by mentoring their fellow PGA Professionals in improving their employment situations and through service to the community.

Horton Smith Award

Recognizes the PGA Professional who is the model educator of PGA Golf Professionals.

Player Development Award

Recognizes a PGA Professional for extraordinary and exemplary contributions and achievements in the area of player development.

Merchandiser of the Year

Recognizes those PGA Professionals who have excelled as business persons & merchandisers in the promotion of golf at a private, public or a resort facility.


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About Golf House Kentucky

Golf House Kentucky is the umbrella organization for Kentucky’s Family of Golf Organizations: Kentucky Golf Association, Kentucky PGA and Kentucky Golf Foundation. The vision of Kentucky’s golf leaders, Golf House Kentucky was founded in 1978, and is headquartered in a picturesque country setting in Louisville, Kentucky. Golf House Kentucky conducts competitions for golfers of all ages, gender and skill levels (amateur, professional and junior), and provides valuable services to Kentucky PGA professionals and member golf facilities. Working in partnership with the USGA, Golf House Kentucky provides individual golfers and member golf facilities with a wide range of services: Handicapping, USGA Course and Slope Rating, award programs, club consulting and golf management software. The family’s philanthropic affiliate, Kentucky Golf Foundation promotes the Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame, Kentucky golf museum and provides grant and scholarship programs for youth in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

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Louisville, Kentucky 40245
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