AGA Interns Assist with Tournament Media, Communications and Operations
HOOVER, AL (12/3/18) - The Alabama Golf Association (AGA) is now accepting applications for four USGA P.J. Boatwright Internship positions available for summer 2019.
- Tournament Media & Communications (One 5-month position)
- Tournament Media & Communications (One 3-month position)
- Tournament Operations (Two 3-month positions)
Click job title link above to view job requirements and application instructions. Application deadline is Monday, January 7, 2019.
The USGA P. J. Boatwright, Jr. Internship Grant was created to inspire and provide opportunities for qualified individuals interested in a career in golf administration with a particular focus on attracting and developing a diverse pipeline of future leaders, while supporting traditional Allied Golf Associations that administer USGA core functions.
About the Alabama Golf Association (AGA)
The Alabama Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization founded in 1915 whose mission is to serve and promote amateur golf in Alabama. AGA membership consists of over 120 member clubs represented by nearly 18,000 individuals. The activities and services of the Alabama Golf Association are governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Alabama golfers who wish to serve the game and the association through service.
Based in Hoover (Birmingham suburb), the AGA is the USGA's liaison for golf in Alabama conducting national championship qualifying, administering the USGA Handicap system including the GHIN Handicap service, course & slope rating and education. The AGA annually conducts 19 championships and team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. The AGA also conducts Alabama high school golf championships and assists with many collegiate events including the SEC Men's Golf Championship. In addition to competitions, the AGA administers the AGA Women's Scholarship Fund that is dedicated to assisting young female golfers in higher education and supports the Alabama Turfgrass Research Foundation. In 2016, the AGA earned the Gold Tee Award for “Outstanding Tournament Operations – Small Association” by the International Association of Golf Administrators (IAGA).
For more information about the Alabama Golf Association, visit www.alabamagolf.org.