The Ed Posh Scholarship Award has just been

increased by 60%

to $4,000 per student per year (up from $2,500 per year).

Ed Posh 23 years

The Ed Posh Scholarship Shootout

23rd Anniversary Celebration
Village Links of Glen Ellyn
Friday July 20, 2018
Dinner Party & 18-Hole Scramble Golf Tournament

Ed Posh & ScholarsThe Ed Posh Scholarship Fund has provided over $750,000 in college tuition assistance to local area youth since 1996. 100% of the event surplus benefits the Fund. The event is held in honor of former Village Links Head Golf Professional, Ed Posh. Ed became the first Head Golf Professional at the Village Links in 1967. Through the years, Ed created an environment for golfers of all levels to learn and enjoy the game of golf.


To raise $64,000 annually to support 16 scholars that each receive $4,000 annually which provides assistance to attend college.

Highlights of the Fundraiser

The event is comprised of an afternoon 18-hole scramble golf tournament. Please sign up early to reserve your tee time! SPACE IS LIMITED!!

  • Golfers will compete for the “Ed Posh CUP” & bragging rights for the year! The winning foursome is memorialized on The CUP that resides in the Village Links clubhouse.
  • After golf, the party of the summer begins! The party includes Dinner, Cash Bar, Live Auction, Silent Auction, Raffles and Dancing with Gregg Hoover with DJs For You.
  • Twelve participants will compete in the “Ed Posh Shootout” for $1,000, winner takes all! Four participants will qualify by winning one of the four closest-to-the-pin contests during the round of golf. The other eight will qualify during the party by being one of the eight closest balls on the qualifying hole. The final 12 qualifiers will fight it out in the 7:00 PM finals.
Village Links Building

The Day’s Schedule of Events

11:00 AM

Silent Auctin begins

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Play-in for Putting Contest

12:30 PM

Shotgun start for the afternoon golf scramble. Please register by 12:15 pm.

5:00 PM

Cocktails & Party begins

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Play-in for Putting Contest

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Play-In For Shootout Finals

6:30 PM

Putting Contest Finals

7:00 PM

“Ed Posh Shootout” Finals on 18 Fairway

7:30 PM

Dinner served

8:00 PM

Live Auction & Beads 50/50 Raffle

8:30 PM - 11:00 PM

DJ & Party Continues

9:00 PM

Silent Auction ends

23rd Annual Golf Event

  • Eagle Package - Includes one 18 hole golf entry & two party entries - $250 ($300 after 5/31/18)
  • Birdie Package - Includes one golf entry & one party entry - $200 ($250 after 5/31/18)
  • Par(ty) Package - Dinner party for one - $75 ($75 after 5/31/18)
  • Par(ty) Package - Dinner party table for eight - $400 ($400 after 5/31/18)

All golf packages include 18-holes of golf, cart, driving range balls, gift, prizes and lunch & dinner party.
Your participation in the event provides The Ed Posh Scholarship Fund with the required funds to provide deserving young adults with the assistance they need to attend college.

Ticket Information

  • Lunch, Dinner & Golf Event Tickets from $75 - $250
  • Family/Friend Table of 8 - $400

Auction Items and Prizes

Visit our 2018 Auction Items page to check out our prizes and submit an offer!

Register for the 2018 Ed Posh Scholarship Shootout.

Questions? Inquire with Melissa Posh at 312-925-5904 or email mposh@mac.com.