Tournament Related Giving

Monterey Peninsula Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations through events at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am (3M Celebrity Challenge, Chevron Shoot-Out, and Million Dollar Hole-in-One for Charity) and at the PURE Insurance Championship (Chevron Shoot-Out for STEM Scholars). Also, the Foundation assists Chevron with its Eagles for Education giving program at both tournaments.

Events & Giving

Chevron Whole in One Event and Chevron STEM Zone Tour

For the AT&T Pro-Am in 2020, Chevron is offering Monterey county students a new field trip experience. Chevron, MPF and the First Tee of Monterey have partnered to create “Whole in One featuring the Chevron STEM Zone” on Monday, February 3. Approximately 600 students from Monterey County will have the opportunity to receive professional golf coaching, hands-on learning in the newly revamped Chevron STEM Zone, and other lessons on nutrition, physical fitness, and sportsmanship from notable community partners. In addition, Chevron will be bringing a mobile STEM Zone tour to two school locations during the week of the AT&T Pro-Am. Participation in these events is by invitation only.

3M Scholarship Essay Contest

Earn a College Scholarship and a Chance to Mingle with Celebrities!

Write an essay for a chance to receive a college scholarship and the once-in-a-lifetime experience of walking the Pebble Beach Golf Links alongside celebrities at the 3M Celebrity Challenge at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am!

One college-bound high school senior from the Monterey Peninsula and one college-bound high school senior from the Salinas Valley will each receive a $3,500 college scholarship from 3M for their winning essay. Each school represented by the winners will receive a $9,000 college scholarship from 3M to be used at the school’s discretion for other college-bound seniors. Scholarship winners are invited to walk inside the ropes as standard bearers during the 3M Celebrity Challenge at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Wednesday, the week of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Information about Essay Contest is available each year in October, with the contest deadline in mid-December.

Essay Contest Entry Form

Contact: Breanna Warnars, Program Associate at [email protected] or 831.649.1533.