ROLEX, manufacturers of the world's finest timepieces, is in its fourth decade of supporting the AJGA and became a Premier Partner in 2004.
Rolex, "The Official Timepiece of the AJGA," will again sponsor two of the most prestigious tournaments in junior golf: the Rolex Tournament of Champions and the Rolex Girls Junior Championship. The Rolex Tournament of Champions is one of the Association’s longest-running events, dating back to 1978. In existence since 1992, the Rolex Girls Junior Championship is one of the premier girls-only invitationals in the world and its past champions include Kellee Both, Inbee Park, Julieta Granada and Morgan Pressel.
In addition to sponsoring the two events, Rolex is the sponsor of the Rolex Junior All-America Awards Banquet, held annually in November. Billed as the “Greatest Night in Junior Golf,” the top 48 male and 48 female junior golfers in the AJGA receive Rolex Junior All-America team honors and the Rolex Junior Players of the Year, top boy and top girl, trophy is presented. The long-time AJGA supporter is also the inaugural Founding Corporate Partner of the AJGA ACE Grant program and an Official Partner of the PING Junior Solheim Cup.
RALPH LAUREN, a leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products, became a Premier Partner in 2007 after 12 years of support of the AJGA. Ralph Lauren, "The Official Apparel of the AJGA," has sponsored the Polo Golf Junior Classic held over Thanksgiving week since 1998.
In addition to the tournament, Ralph Lauren is the proprietor of the Polo Golf Rankings, is an Official Partner of the PING Junior Solheim Cup and is a Founding Corporate Partner of the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant.
Ralph Lauren outfits the AJGA staff, Wyndham Cup and PING Junior Solheim Cup teams with products that represent the highest quality and design in the golf industry.
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.
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.
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.
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.