Des Moines Valley Golf Club Scholarship Application

If you are an ethnic minority high school senior and live in the Des Moines Metropolitan area, you are eligible to apply for this scholarship. To be considered, you MUST complete all the following:


  1. Submit two (2) letters of recommendation from:
    • School Source: Teacher, Advisor, Principal, Counselor, Coach, etc.
    • Personal Source: Mentor, Clergy, Employer, etc.
      • Relatives cannot be used for recommendation letters.
  1. Submit an OFFICIAL copy of your high school transcript from the registrar, confirming a minimum 2.50 GPA.
  1. Submit a typed1 to 2-page essay addressing the following:
    • A life or academic challenge you have experienced, how this challenge was overcome, and the lessons that were learned from it.
      • The essay should be typed using Times New Roman, 12-point font, and double spaced. Essays should be attached to the completed application.
  1. Attach a professional photo (5×7).
  2. Participate in a face-to-face interview with the Scholarship Committee.
  3. Return the completed application to the address below:


Ms. Renee Hardman

Scholarship Committee Chair

9051 Swanson Blvd.

Clive, IA 50325


The application must be postmarked, or hand delivered on or before Friday, March 25, 2022.  

For additional information, contact Ms. Renee Hardman at 515.556.9248 or

DMVGC – Scholarship Application

Des Moines Valley Golf Club