Volunteer

Volunteers help us achieve our mission. Give your time to help change the lives of our junior golfers nationwide.
TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE
Tournament Chair
Chairmen work closely with AJGA staff to build a committee, plan and run a first-class event and recruit a successful team. This role is vital to the overall success of each tournament.
Fundraising Chair
Coordinates sub-committee to solicit local tournament support including: financial sponsors and partners, teams to play in fundraising event, raffle prizes, and trade-outs from community businesses.
Hospitality Chair
Organizes functions for AJGA players, families, staff, college golf coaches and community members. Can assist Fundraising team with donated food & beverage, provide local gifts and personalize event experience.
Volunteer Chair
Recruit team of volunteers and arrange daily schedules to fulfil tournament needs.
Promotion Chair
Recruit a local volunteer photographer / videographer to assist with capturing content. Develop relationships or contact your local media and arrange for on-site interviews and tournament coverage.
Housing Chair
Locate private housing in your club or community for AJGA players and staff. Assist with transportation if needed.
Transportation Chair
Obtain courtesy vehicles to be used by event committee and AJGA staff. Arrange shuttles from the airport to the host hotel and golf course.
Contact a regional director to learn more about upcoming events and opportunities.
VOLUNTEER ROLES
Medic
A certified athletic trainer or doctor must be on-site during all tournament and practice rounds. This expert may address concerns like blisters and bee stings or assist in a medical emergency.
Pace of Play
Timing station volunteers monitor pace of play and generally also record player scores as they pass these checkpoints.
Live Scoring
Help verify official scores after a round. You may also be called to shuttle scorecards from tents to scoreboard or AJGA staff.
Spotters / Shuttlers
Golf ball spotters and shuttler drivers can keep things moving on the golf course to avoid delays. These volunteers may also have a radio which can help with event communications.
Photographer
Assist the on-site communications team social media efforts by providing high-quality action photos of players and events.
Product & Coolers
Replenish bottled water, fruit and snacks on the golf course during rounds. This can be a physically-demanding job and requires attention all day.
Event Operations
Assist the AJGA staff with pre-tournament setup including stake and rope, course marking, signage and other operations-related outdoor tasks.
Registration
Help players, volunteers or amateurs check in for the event. Provide gifts, check in using tablets and give directions.
Videographer
Assist the on-site communications team social media efforts by providing high-quality video of players and events.
Scoreboard
Scoreboard volunteers can post scores, shuttle scorecards and keep the field up-to-date on scoring during rounds.
Crossing Guard
Volunteers may assist players and families safely cross roads inside the golf course.
VOLUNTEER BENEFITS
ON-COURSE LUNCH, BEVERAGES, AND SNACKS
AJGA HAT AND PIN
SEE THE BEST JUNIOR GOLFERS IN THE WORLD
WORK WITH A FUN, ENERGETIC GOLF STAFF
GIVE BACK TO JUNIOR GOLF AND YOUR COMMUNITY
AJGA Volunteer, Ann Marttinen, talks about what it means to her to be able to volunteer with the AJGA.

VOLUNTEER AWARDS
This award honors the Tournament Chairman who builds the model team of volunteers who are committed to the success of the championship.
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E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship
2017 Season
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Otter Creek Junior Championship
2016 Season
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John Konicek, AJGA tournaments in central Florida
2015 Season
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E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship
2014 Season
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Insperity Invitational / Patrick Reed AJGA Junior Championship presented by Callaway Golf
2013 Season
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Puerto Rico Junior Open
2012 Season
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The Junior PLAYERS Championship
2011 Season
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Evitt Foundation RTC Junior All-Star
2010 Season
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Rolex Tournament of Champions
2009 Season
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The PING Invitational
2008 Season
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AJGA Invitational at Sedgefield
2007 Season
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Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Boyne Highlands
2006 Season
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Hiwan Junior Presented by Stonecreek Funding
2005 Season
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TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior at The Woodlands
2004 Season
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AJGA Postseason Junior at Norman
2003 Season
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Thunderbird International Junior
2002 Season
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Henry-Griffitts Bluegrass Junior Invitational
2001 Season