ELIGIBILITY: Entry is open to any male or female amateur golfer who has not reached their 19th birthday on or before August 2, 2023. All players must be an amateur golfer as defined by the USGA.
ENTRY FEE- Entry Fee of $275 includes complimentary practice round, two rounds of tournament play, players lunch both tournament days, player gifts and invitation to Players Dinner on Monday, July 31.
REFUND POLICY: Any player who withdraws prior to the application deadline of Sunday, July 2nd will receive their full entry fee refunded (less a $15 service fee).
Players may gain entry into the 2023 Northern Junior Championship by one of the following ways:
1) By Meeting Entry Criteria and Completing Tournament Application
The first 59 Boys and 29 Girls applying by Sunday, July 2nd who meet a category will be accepted. Should spots be available after July 2nd, selections will be made on a weekly basis to applicants meeting a criteria until the field is complete.
Note 1: Players who apply to the Northern Junior Championship and successfully qualify for the 2023 Junior PGA Championship (August 1-4 at Hot Springs CC in Hot Springs, Arkansas) will have their full entry fee refunded without penalty upon request of withdrawal.
Note 2: Players who gain entry into an AJGA event and choose to play the AJGA event instead will need to withdraw by July 2nd to receive a full refund.
International players or players with an exceptional playing resume who do not meet the listed criteria may request an At-Large invitation by completing an application form.
2) By Earning Spot through Local Qualifier
Two separate local qualifiers for the 2023 Northern Junior will be held. All applicants will be accepted on a strictly first-come, first-serve basis. A player may only compete in one qualifier.
Saturday, June 17 at Wintonbury Hills Golf Course (Bloomfield, CT)
Tuesday, July 18 at Triggs Memorial Golf Course (Providence, RI)
Field Size & Breakdown
Boys Championship (75 Total Players)
59 Players earn entry based on entry criteria
12 Players earn entry via Open Qualifier
4 Players earn entry via Special Exemption determined by the Tournament Committee
Girls Championship (36 Total Players)
29 Players earn entry based on entry criteria
5 Players earn entry via Open Qualifier
2 Players earn entry via Special Exemption determined by the Tournament Committee