John Deere Power for Good Contest

Participants will submit a written essay focusing on how the students are a ‘Power for Good’ through service to their communities, schools, and/or neighborhoods.  The essay should include a summary of the impact of their efforts and how their work is connected to the values learned through First Tee and the game of golf.

Event Info

Date: June 27-July 1, 2022
Location: Silvis, IL

Selected Participants

First NameLast NameChapter
JacobDavisFirst Tee – North Florida
ManyiNguFirst Tee – North Florida
AustinPicinichFirst Tee – Seattle

Selection Process

Three essay applicants will each win a one-time $5,000 contribution to their college education, plus an enriching learning opportunity at the John Deere Classic in Silvis, IL.  The experience includes accommodations for four-days/three-nights and air transportation for two, plus the chance to play in the Wednesday pro-am.

How to Participate

This event is only available to teens involved in chapters of First Tee. Most of the events and programs have a selection process that includes an application reviewed by a committee. Parents, if you want your child to participate, please inquire at your chapter.