Golfing for Scholarships

MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Alumni Association

25th Annual Golfing for Scholarships Best Ball Scramble

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Forest Akers West Golf Course, Michigan State University
3535 Forest Road, East Lansing

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., Shotgun start 10 a.m.

Join us for a day of golf, fun, and food. Outing proceeds benefit student scholarships, CANR student activities and alumni programming. 

$135 per golfer, includes 18 holes of golf, cart, bucket of balls for the driving range, team picture, lunch at the turn, dinner and a discounted round of golf at Forest Akers prior to the outing ($32 is a tax-deductible gift to the CANR scholarship fund). Onsite registration will be $150 per golfer.

Dinner only:                
$40 per person ($18 is a tax-deductible gift to the scholarship fund).


Mulligan Value Pack:  
$64 per team in advance or $80 per team at the event, includes four mulligans (one per team member), four Beat the Pro (one per team member, and one skins entry. Additional mulligans will be available for purchase at the outing.

To register for the event click here or visit:

For more information, including special accommodations, call 517-355-0284 or email Kathryn Reed at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Download the 2016 Golfing for Scholarships brochure 2016_Golf_Brochure.pdf

Proceeds of the outing benefit student scholarships, CANR student activities and alumni programming. Since 1989, the CANR Alumni Association has awarded more than $843,000 in scholarship monies and student club grants, touching the lives of more than 2,200 students.

Play for our Golfing for Scholarship Trophies, including the following:

CANR Cup: The winning team will have its members’ names engraved on the CANR Cup trophy.

Dean’s Cup: Foursomes with one or more MSU faculty, staff member or student may compete.

George Stachwick Extension Cup: Foursomes with one or more MSU Extension staff member or MSU Extension retiree may compete. 

The winning teams may keep the trophy for their Cup for the year.















Want to be a tournament sponsor?

Your sponsorship fees help fund scholarships and promote your business. (A portion of your gift is tax-deductible and all sponsors will be listed in the tournament program and on the website.)

Sponsorship opportunities include the following:

  • Dinner sponsor (includes foursome)       $2,000
  • Lunch sponsor (includes twosome)         $1,000
  • Breakfast sponsor                                    $500
  • Flag sponsor                                            $300
  • Tee sponsor                                             $250
  • Student sponsor                                       $135
  • Table sponsor                                           $50
  • Cart sponsor                                             $30

Thank you to our 2016 corporate sponsors:

  • ADM
  • Corn Marketing Program of Michigan
  • Greenstone Farm Credit Services
  • Michigan Farm Bureau Family of Companies
  • Michigan Milk Producers Association
  • Michigan State University Federal Credit Union
  • Pioneer Hi-Bred
  • School of Packaging Alumni Association
  • Techmark, Inc.
  • Sygenta
  • United Dairy Industries of Michigan

Thank  you to our 2016 golfing for Scholarship Sponsors (committed as May 24, 2016)

Lunch ($1,000)

Michigan State University Federal Credit Union

Breakfast ($500)

Crop Production Services
GEA?Miller Equipment
The Fuersteanu Agency - Farm Bureau Insurance
Herbruck Poultry Ranch, Inc.
North Bay Produce, Inc.
Mrs. George Stachwick in memory of Geroge Stachwick

Flag ($300)
Green Valley Agricultural 
Tee ($250)
Clark Farms
Crystal Flash
Gowan Company
Andy and Kay Granskog
Lynn and Mary Harvey
Jack and Luann Koester
Michigan Apple Committee
Michigan Pork Producers Association
Paramount Coffee Company
Ken and Shirley Polakowski
Spartan Insurance Agency
Cathy and Marsha Stachwick in memory of George Stachwick

Student ($135)

George and Anne Bird
Dr. Jenny Bond (2 students)
Crystal Flash
Cygnet Enterprises, Inc.
Remus Rigg
Matt and Megan Ritter
Pace Howe Designs
Mrs. George Stachwick in memory of Geroge Stachwick (2 students)
Cathy and Marsha Stachwick in memory of George Stachwick (2 students)
Table ($50)
Don and Cathie Ballard
Burt and Lindy Crandell
Steve Fitzner (2 tables)
Crystal Flash
Robert Glandon (2 tables)
Frank and Connie Hagelshaw
Mark and Nancy Hansen
Kirk and Katha Heinze (2 tables)
The Hepker Family
Ben Kudwa (2 tables)
North Bay Produce (2 tables)
Matt and Megan Ritter (2 tables)
Tonia and Brad Ritter (2 tables)
Dan and Denise Rossman
Loston and Rita Rowe
Walter/Ver Berkmoes Families 
Cart ($30)
Crystal Flash
Diane Fischer
DeKrgyer Family
Jim Goodheart
Kirk and Katha Heinze (2 carts)
The Reed Family (6 carts)
Bob Schutzki (5 carts)
Steve and Nancy Thelen
Walter/Ver Berkmoes Families (2 carts)
Mark and Rachelle Wiley