Kennedy Center Charity Golf Classic

High School students from all over the state can apply to participate in The Kennedy Center 25th annual Charity Golf Classic that will be held on Monday, June 13, at Shorehaven Country Club, 14 Canfield Avenue, Norwalk.

The deadline for applications is Friday, May 27. Junior golf applications may be obtained by contacting The Kennedy Center at 203-365-8522, extension 213, or visiting

Applications are also available through high school guidance counselors and athletic directors.

Selection is based on academic achievement, school and community leadership and golf proficiency.

Since its inception, more than 525 junior golfers have received over $255,000 in scholarship money, due to the ongoing commitment of the Ahlbin family.

This unique tournament, the only one of its kind in Connecticut, features top junior golfers throughout the state, who are teamed with an adult foursome.

Junior golfers, aged 15 through 18, are eligible to play free of charge in the 18-hole tournament.

In addition, each junior golfer receives an academic scholarship from the Fred and Fran Junior Golf Scholarship Fund.