Membership is open to male and female junior golfers who meet the following qualifications:
• Are between the ages of 7 to 18*.
• Have not reached their 19th birthday and have not entered college.
• Demonstrate a basic understanding of the game.
*NOTE: Not all events are open for age 18 juniors.
Annual membership is from January 1 – December 31. However, membership is terminated on the junior’s 19th birthday or on the first day of class when the junior enters college, whichever occurs first. Once membership is terminated, juniors may no longer participate in HSJGA events and will forfeit any exemptions earned but not yet used.
The annual membership fee is $35. This fee includes a membership handbook, one year USGA Junior Membership, college workshops, instructional clinics, rules workshops, Rules of Golf book, HSJGA Member Bag Tag (one, when joining the HSJGA), GHIN handicap (donated by the HSGA and USGA) and participation in the activities and programs of the HSJGA. Fees may be charged for the mental training, physical training and instructional clinics.
If a junior becomes a member after September 1, the membership fee shall be reduced to $15 and shall exclude USGA Junior membership and HSGA handicap.
The Hawaii State Junior Golf Association is sanctioned to administer the following qualifying tournaments:
(All entries are made directly through the HSJGA)
Optimist International Junior Golf Championships
Adams Golf Junior Tour Championship
Callaway Junior World Golf Championships
Trusted Choice® Big I National Championship
Pepsi’s Little People Golf Championship
The Hawaii State Junior Golf Association annually selects qualified HSJGA junior members in good standing to represent Hawaii in the following team tournaments. Each team has an adult Captain/s to accompany and coach each team. The HSJGA pays partial travel expenses for the junior team members. Check in our HSJGA Tournament Descriptions for more details .
Girls’ Junior America’s Cup
Junior America’s Cup
Mary Cave Cup
Eddie Hogan Cup
Asia-Pacific Junior Cup