HP Endows ACE Grant with Long-term Agreement

HP Endows ACE Grant with Long-term Agreement
Technology company to endow ACE Grant

HP, a technology company, has signed a three-year extension (2009-2011) to its Official Partnership of the American Junior Golf Association.

HP, a 14-year sponsor of the AJGA, will continue the support of its three existing components of the sponsorship:  the HP Boys Junior Championship, the Sta-Green® Care for the Course initiative and the HP Scholastic Junior All-America Team. Two new components of the agreement include the endowment of an Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant and providing a yearly technology upgrade for the Association.

Through the ACE Grant program, the AJGA offers financial assistance to juniors who can compete at the national junior golf level, but are limited due to financial constraints. The AJGA believes the opportunity to earn a college golf scholarship should not be limited to juniors who can afford to travel and play a national junior golf schedule. This is the second commitment to endow an ACE Grant in the history of the Association.

The HP Boys Junior Championship, which is currently held at Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club & Lodge, will be moving to the Houston area and held over President’s Day Weekend beginning in 2009. HP’s involvement with the Sta-Green® Care for the Course initiative is to provide divot repair tools to all participants so they can properly take care of the golf course. The HP Scholastic All-America Team recognizes junior golfers for their exceptional work on the golf course and in the classroom.

“We are very excited to continue our support of the AJGA,” said John Dayan, HP’s vice president of marketing. “We feel it is very important to support our leaders of tomorrow. By endowing an ACE Grant, we hope to help aspiring golfers gain access to a college education that will give them the tools they need to be successful.”

HP focuses on simplifying technology experiences for all of its customers – from individual consumers to the largest businesses. With a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP is among the world’s largest IT companies, with revenue totaling $104.3 billion for the four fiscal quarters ended Oct. 31, 2007. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.

“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with HP,” said Jason Etzen, AJGA executive vice president of corporate partnerships. “The company has been instrumental to the success of our organization for the past 14 years and we look forward to many more.”




Premier Partners
Official Partners
Media Partners
Association Partner
Twitter Facebook AJGA Blog AJGA on Instagram AJGA on YouTube
Member Logins
Player, Coach and Alumni Login
Member ID:
Forgot your password?
Don't have a password?
Forgot your Member ID?
Not A Member or Need to Renew?
What every member should know
Learn the basics
Performance Based Entry
Leadership Links
ACE Grant financial aid
Polo Golf Rankings
1. Chun-an Yu
Taoyuan, --
2. Philip Barbaree
Shreveport, LA
3. Eugene Hong
Sanford, FL
4. Spencer Soosman
Westlake Village, CA
5. Davis Shore
Knoxville, TN
1. Hannah O'Sullivan
Chandler, AZ
2. Angel Yin
Arcadia, CA
3. Sierra Brooks
Sorrento, FL
4. Nelly Korda
Bradenton, FL
5. Mika Liu
Beverly Hills, CA
Complete Rankings

The Foundation

The American Junior Golf Foundation is the primary recipient of all charitable giving to the AJGA and as such administers a variety of programs designed to compliment the AJGA and the members and families who make up our community. Learn more about these important programs and how your contributions to the Foundation secure the AJGA’s financial future for future generations to come.
Donate Now
Planned Giving Program
Endow an ACE Grant
Annual Fund
ACE Grant


The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program provides financial assistance to junior golfers who wish to play in AJGA events. Its goal is to give top-flight golf opportunities to young golfers regardless of financial resources. This program helps to fulfill the AJGA’s mission of developing young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.

Leadership Links

What is Leadership Links?

Leadership Links is a new program whereby the AJGA is able to further its mission to help develop young men and women by teaching charitable giving skills and service-oriented practices at an early age. This program gives juniors all the tools necessary to donate their time, talent and resources to local charities and the AJGA youth development programs. Please click here to learn more about the program and the different opportunities available.

Weekly Results
Polo Golf Junior Classic
S.M. Lee
Won Jun Lee
Matthew Wolff
Mariel Galdiano
Andrea Lee
Maria Hoyos
FJ Live Scoring
The American Junior Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and
development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.