Trump tweeted in April he will present Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Tiger Woods will meet with Press Trump at the White House next week, according to CBS News's Fin Gomez.
Woods won his fifth Masters and 15th major on April 14, marking his first victory at Augusta National since 2005 and his first major since 2008. He shot a two-under 70 in his final round, ending the tournament at 13-under.
Trump tweeted his congratulations to Woods on April 15, and he will award Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in the Rose Garden, per White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders. Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer were each given the honor during George W. Bush's presidency.
Spoke to @TigerWoods to congratulate him on the great victory he had in yesterday’s @TheMasters, & to inform him that because of his incredible Success & Comeback in Sports (Golf) and, more importantly, LIFE, I will be presenting him with the PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 15, 2019
President Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to world-renowned golfer Tiger Woods on Monday, May 6 in the White House Rose Garden. The event will be invitation only and covered by the press.— Sarah Sanders (@PressSec) May 2, 2019
Woods and Trump have golfed together on numerous occasions, most recently teeing off with Nicklaus at the Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Fla. in February.