GLAGA Coach Bruce Fossum Collegiate Scholarship



The Greater Lansing Amateur Golf Association (GLAGA) will be awarding up to $2,500 in academic scholarship monies to deserving Lansing are young men and women.

The determined scholarship amount may be used to defray expenses at any accredited two or four-year college or university. All applications for the Coach Bruce Fossum Collegiate Golf Scholarship will be reviewed by the GLAGA Scholarship Committee. Additional applications are available at the GLAGA website:

  • GLAGA is pleased to honor the memory of Coach Bruce Fossum with its annual scholarships. “Coach” was a legend at Michigan State University where he served for over 40 years. He spent 25 years as head coach of MSU’s men’s golf program and is MSU’s winningest coach with 17 tournament victories. Coach Fossum was inducted into the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Hall of Fame in 1985 and served as its president from 1977-1979. He was also inducted into the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame in 2007. Perhaps his greatest legacy was golf instruction in the Greater Lansing area, earning him the affectionate title of “Coach”. Thousands of area golfers benefited from his instruction and wisdom and will certainly miss him.


Coach Bruce Fossum Collegiate Scholarship Application