The AJGA 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
Membership: More than 6,000
Staff: Approximately 50 interns assist the full-time staff
each spring and summer on the road. Additionally, about five interns assist in-house.
Partners: Rolex and Ralph Lauren
Chairmen: Hunter Mahan and Annika Sorenstam
of the Board: Jordan R. "Digger" Smith
Director: Stephen Hamblin
in 2013: 103
AJGA Qualifiers in 2013: 64
National Tournament Conducted: 1978 (Tournament of Champions,
Inverrary Country Club, Lauderhill, Fla.)
Headquarters: The AJGA National Headquarters is located
at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Ga.
Success: More than 200 AJGA alumni play on the PGA and
LPGA Tours and have earned more than 350 Tour victories.
Alumni on the PGA TOUR include: Keegan Bradley, Stewart
Cink, Jason Dufner, Harris English, Bob Estes, Rickie Fowler, Jim Furyk, Sergio Garcia,
Lucas Glover, Bill Haas, Russell Henley, J.B. Holmes, Charles Howell III, Matt Kuchar, Dustin Johnson, Zach Johnson, Justin Leonard, Davis Love
III, Hunter Mahan, Steve Marino, Phil Mickelson, Ryan Moore, Sean O'Hair, Webb Simpson, Brandt Snedeker, Jordan Spieth, David Toms, Bubba Watson, Mark Wilson, Tiger Woods and Scott Verplank.
Alumnae on the LPGA Tour include: Paula Creamer, Katie Futcher, Vicki Goetze-Ackerman, Julieta Granada, Pat Hurst,
Vicky Hurst, Jennifer Johnson, Moriya Jutanugarn, Cristie Kerr, I.K. Kim, Brittany Lang, Stacy Lewis, Brittany Lincicome, Paige Mackenzie, Kristy McPherson, Inbee Park, Morgan Pressel and Wendy Ward.
Success: 24 of the past 32 NCAA Division I men's champions
(1982-2014) and 19 of the past 26 NCAA Division I women's champions (1988-2013) are AJGA
Success: 21 of the past 25 U.S. Amateur champions (1988-2012) and 22 of
the past 26 U.S. Women's Amateur champions (1988-2013) are AJGA alumni.