Horton Smith Award
The PGA Horton Smith Award recognizes the PGA Professional who is the model educator of PGA Golf Professionals. This award is designed to give special recognition to an individual Gateway PGA Professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education.
Horton Smith Award Criteria:
a. Contributions to Section & National PGA education programs.
b. Contributions and development of articulates related to and benefiting education.
c. Contributions to building the image of both the PGA Golf Professional and the Association.
3. Ineligible Categories
d. PGA National Headquarters staff and PGA Section staff
Table of Contents1 - Gateway PGA Joe Dodich Golf Professional of the Year
2 - Assistant Golf Professional of the Year
3 - Horton Smith Award
4 - Teacher of the Year Award
5 - Bill Strausbaugh Award
6 - Youth Player Development Award
7 - Patriot Award
8 - Merchandiser of the Year (awarded in three categories)
9 - President's Plaque Award