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Association Awards:
Player Development Award

Applications are due November 10.

This prestigious award recognizes the NGCOA member that throughout the year has implemented the most successful player development program, provided effective return-on-investment and a welcoming atmosphere for new golfers.

For a list of past Player Development Award winners, click here.

Who can apply?
Any current NGCOA members.

What should be included in the application?
Click here to download the application guidelines. Each application must include complete contact information and the following:

  • A description of your player development program and new player retention programs
  • An explanation of the target demographic for the programs (i.e. age group, gender, etc)
  • Data with regards to the number of new/beginning golfers who have participated, retention figures and financial implications to your business
  • Any related materials such as pictures, quotes, testimonials, and statistics that will help the Board of Directors better understand the nature and impact of your programs

How do I submit an application?

  • Applications must be submitted via email to scain@ngcoa.org by November 10.
  • Applications must be submitted as one file in either a .doc or .pdf format. (If photos are included in your application, they must be embedded in the word document or part of your .pdf file; please do not submit separate attachments)

What is the selection process?
Applications will be reviewed by the Awards Selection Committee who will select the top three nominees. The NGCOA Board will then select one winner from those top three nominees.

The winner will be recognized during an Awards Ceremony at the 2018 Golf Business Conference in San Antonio, Texas February 6-8, 2018.

Samantha Cain
Office: 843.471.2791


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