Frequently Asked Questions

Online Registration

Who is eligible to apply online during the registration period of February 5-March 15, 2016?

Players, 14 years and younger, living in the United States should refer to the Country Map located on the Tournament Policy page to see if they are eligible to apply.

International players should refer to the International Contacts page to see if your country conducts qualifying. If your country is not listed, you are eligible to apply before the March 15th deadline.     

How is the Player History Form and how is it evaluated?
The Player History Form is evaluated based on the following criteria
      * Tournament Finishes
      * Scoring Averages
      * Size/Strength of Field
      * Points/Rankings with Associations
      * Geographical Location

Are players accepted on a first-come first-serve basis?

Do I need a Tournament Code to register?
Codes are not required during the February 6-March 15 registration period.

Codes are required after April 1st. You will only receive a code if you have succesfully qualified for the tournament.

When will I be notified of my entry status?
All players will be notified if they were accepted, not accepted or placed on the waiting list by April 1st.

What do I do if I am not accepted through the selection process?
If you are not accepted during the selection process, you are permitted to try and qualify at a designated qualifying tournament. Please be aware that some golf associations/tours require you to be a member of their association/tour or a resident of the state.

Do I need to register with the IMG Academy Junior World before I attempt to qualify?
No. Players will receive a registration packet after they have successfully qualified at a designated qualifying tournament.

Am I allowed to try and qualify more than once?

What is the cancellation and refund policy?
All cancellations must be submitted in writing to the Tournament Committee. The refund schedule is as follows:

Cancellations received by June 15th--- $10 service fee
Cancellations between June 16th-30th--- $50 service fee
Cancellations after July 1st---- No refunds