Distinguished PGM Awards

2020 Awards Ceremony

The following five awards were recognized at the PGA Golf Management alumni gathering at the PGA Show on Jan. 22:

2019 Awards Ceremony

The following five awards were recognized for the first time at the PGA Golf Management alumni gathering at the PGA Show on Jan. 23:

Special thanks to our 2019 awards sponsor Prize Possessions

Prize Possessions


Distinguished PGM Award Descriptions

Distinguished PGM Graduate Golf Professional

  • Methodist University graduate
  • Class A PGA member in good standing
  • Outstanding career achievement in the golf industry
  • Developed the image, reputation, and ability to inspire and mentor fellow PGA members
  • Recognized at the chapter, section, or national level one or more times

Distinguished PGM Graduate in Business

  • Methodist University graduate
  • Outstanding career achievement outside of the business of golf.
  • Developed the image, reputation and ability to inspire and mentor others in the business community.
  • Dedicated to serving their surrounding community

Distinguished PGM Graduate in Golf Instruction

  • Methodist University graduate
  • Outstanding career achievement in the golf industry
  • Developed the image, reputation, and ability to inspire and mentor fellow PGA members
  • Recognized at the chapter, section, or national level for golf instruction one or more times

Distinguished PGM Graduate in Golf Industry

  • Methodist University graduate
  • Outstanding career achievement in the golf industry
  • Developed the image, reputation, and ability to inspire and mentor colleagues in the industry
  • Dedicated to serving their surrounding community

Distinguished PGM Graduate Player

  • Methodist University graduate
  • Outstanding career achievement in either amateur or professional tournaments
  • Developed the image, reputation, and ability to inspire future players