Eligibility Criteria for the 2018 Dustin Johnson World Junior

Age Eligibility

Entries are open to both male and female amateur golfers who: (a) will not reach their 19th birthday by midnight of February 22, 2018 and (b) have reached their 13th birthday by February 22, 2018 or (c) otherwise accepted by the selection committee.

Amateur Status

All players must conform to the USGA Rules of Amateur Status as specified in the USGA Rules of Golf.

Application Status

The first 90 players applying by January 4th who meet an invitation category will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. After January 4th, any available invitations will be made from category & at-large application pool on a rolling basis. At-large applications will be accepted no earlier than January 4th.

Category 1

Top 10 Eligible Finishers from the 2017 Dustin Johnson World Junior

Category 2

Ranked in the top 100 in the overall Golfweek, Junior Golf Scoreboard or WAGR rankings as of January 4th, 2018.

Category 3

Top 10 ranked players in South Carolina Junior Golf Association rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Top 10 ranked players in Tarheel Youth Golf Association rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Category 4

Invitee of a Qualified International Federation

Category 5

Ranked 101 – 300 in the overall Golfweek, Junior Golf Scoreboard or WAGR Rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Additions

Up to five regional players may be added by the Selection Committee. Up to 3 Sponsor players may be added by the Selection Committee.

Please Note

If you do not meet the above criteria, you may submit an application for an “At-Large” selection, or register for the DJ World Junior Qualifier. The amount of “At-Large” selections will be based on remaining spots once all otherwise qualified applicants have been selected. No at-large selections will be made earlier than January 4th.

Category 1

Top 5 Eligible Finishers from the 2017 Dustin Johnson World Junior

Category 2

Ranked in the top 100 in the overall Golfweek, Junior Golf Scoreboard or WAGR Rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Category 3

Top 5 ranked players in South Carolina Junior Golf Association Girls’ rankings as of October 15th, 2017..

Top 5 ranked players in Tarheel Youth Golf Association Girls’ rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Category 4

Invitee of a Qualified International Federation

Category 5

Ranked 100 – 300 in the overall Golfweek, Junior Golf Scoreboard or WAGR Rankings as of October 15th, 2017.

Additions

Up to three regional players may be added by the Selection Committee. Up to 1 Sponsor player may be added by the Selection Committee

Please Note

If you do not meet the above criteria, you may submit an application for an “At-Large” selection, or register for the DJ World Junior Qualifier. The amount of “At-Large” selections will be based on remaining spots once all otherwise qualified applicants have been selected. No at-large selections will be made earlier than January 4th.

Selection Process

International players not eligible through listed criteria will be selected based on their respective tournament histories to bring the best possible field forward.

Players are strongly encouraged to complete the application with recent tournament history, results and any official ranking information for consideration.

*The Dustin Johnson World Junior committee reserves the right to review the selection criteria and make changes as needed on a continual basis.

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