Strokes of Genius, formerly called the Benchmark Invitational, is a charity golf tournament held annually, which raises money for college scholarships for Telluride High School graduates. Now in its 21st year, Strokes of Genius has become a proud Telluride tradition and is one of the main scholarship funds for graduating seniors, enabling Telluride students with both financial need and academic merit to pursue higher education. Since its inception, Strokes of Genius, has distributed over $300,000 to fund college scholarships to Telluride High School graduates. For more information contact Katie Singer at