Ed Posh Scholarship Announces
5 New Scholarships For 2013

  • Adriano DellaPollaAdriano DellaPolla
  • Lauren DuffyLauren Duffy
  • Lisa FilipLisa Filip
  • Ethan GasbarroEthan Gasbarro
  • Lisa LaurenzanaLisa Laurenzana

Since 1995 we have provided over $550,000 in scholarships to 74 Posh Scholars and 59 have graduated. In 2013 there will be 16 scholars in school collectively receiving $40,000 in assistance.

Cass Hoffmeister, chairman of the scholarship committee announced the five new 2013 scholars, saying “It was a pleasure meeting so many well qualified candidates. Selecting the final five was a difficult task.”

The new scholars for 2013 are:

Andriano DellaPolla: a senior from Glenbard West High School, will attend Marquette University to study Biomedical Sciences.

Lauren Duffy: a senior at Glenbard South High School, will attend Ohio State University to pursue a degree in Occupational Therapy.

Lisa Filip: a senior at Glenbard South High School, will attend the University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh and is seeking a degree in Business and Marketing.

Ethan Gasbarro: also a senior at Glenbard South plans to pursue a career in Engineering and a minor in Theatre at Valparaiso University.

Lisa Laurenzana: a senior at Glenbard East High School plans to pursue a career in becoming a Physician’s Assistant at the University of Dayton.

The Ed Posh Scholarship Fund was established in honor of Ed Posh, the first head golf professional at the Village Links in Glen Ellyn. Through the years, Ed has created an environment for golfers of all levels to learn and enjoy the game of golf.

The Scholarship Fund raises funds through donations and the annual ED POSH SHOOTOUT GOLF SCRAMBLE TOURNAMENT & DINNER PARTY, was held this year on Friday July 26th at the Village Links Golf Course. 100 % of the net proceeds of this fundraising event go to the scholarship fund. The organizers and members of the board are all local volunteers. Over the years the ED POSH SHOOTOUT has become a premier local fundraising event. Golf, an outstanding dinner under the stars (in a specially erected tent) music, dancing, auctions, prizes, along with the exciting SHOOTOUT itself, are among the many attractions of this event.

Please call the Village Links GC
(630-469-8180) to sign up for golf,
dinner or both!

For the Ed Posh Scholarship Fund:
Hubert Buehler:
President & chairman Fundraiser event - Tel.: 630-469-2193
Cass Hoffmeister:
Chairman of the Scholarship Committee - Tel.: 630-545-1326