Iowa PGA Professional of the Year

While this honor should be based on a professional’s entire record, emphasis should be placed on his/her performance and achievements over the past five years. This is the highest honor paid to a PGA golf professional. The following guidelines are used to determine nominees for this prestigious award:

• Career enhancement qualities and leadership abilities
• Strengths as a player / teacher / merchandiser / businessperson and over all golf professional
• Contributions made to nominee’s facility’s success
• Contributions to the game of golf at the section level
• Size and success of nominee’s operation
• Examples of golf professionals who have enhanced their careers through nominee
• Nominee’s ability to play the game of golf
• Previous Section awards or community involvement activities
• List outstanding golfers whom nominee has instructed


• Candidate must be a PGA Member in good standing
• Candidate must be well regarded as a model PGA Member
• Demonstration and acknowledgement as an individual of outstanding leadership and strong moral character.

The following persons are ineligible:

• Class “F” or “Reserve” Members
• Apprentices or Associates

Other Considerations:
The Iowa PGA Award will be presented at the All Star Pro Golf Awards Luncheon Ceremony, held in conjunction with the Iowa PGA Annual Meeting. Tuesday, October 22nd.

Award Nomination Form