Participant Opportunities Schedule 2021

Application release and deadline dates will be announced in February. Please email us at info@tftbh.org if you are interested in applying for any of these great opportunities.

Event Date Location # of Teens
*Wells Fargo Succeeding Together May 3-9, 2021 Charlotte, NC 2020 Winners
John Deere Drive Your Future Academy (Girls Only) June 5-9, 2021 San Francisco, CA 24
First Tee National Championship June 20-25, 2021 Clemson, SC 72
John Deere Power For Good Contest July 5-9, 2021 Silvis, IL 3
First Tee Game Changers Academy Honoring Joe Louis Barrow July 20-24, 2021 Philadelphia, PA 96
Participant Advisory Council July 28-30, 2021 Jacksonville, FL 8
**First Tee Leadership Summit In Partnership With PGA TOUR Superstore August 2-6, 2021 Emigrant, Montana 20
**First Tee Leadership Summit In Partnership With PGA TOUR Superstore August 9-13, 2021 Emigrant, Montana 20
***Coca Cola America’s Future September 1-4, 2021 Atlanta, GA 5
PURE Insurance Championship September 21-26, 2021 Pebble Beach, CA 78
First Tee Innovators Forum October 8-11, 2021 San Jose, CA 28

*Wells Fargo Succeeding Together Contest will not be available for new applicants this year.
**Only chapters in PGA TOUR Superstore markets may apply.
***Event is not confirmed and may not be offered in 2021.

Common eligibility requirements for all 2021 Participant Opportunities:

  • Participants must be in the 14-18 age range.
  • Entered in The First Tee participant database for a minimum of 3 years at the time of application deadline. The Home Office will use the participant’s “created on” date in the database to determine if the participant meets the 3 year requirement (please see exemptions below for Outstanding Participant Leadership Summit)
  • Classified as a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior as of spring semester 2020 (please see exemptions below for PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee and Coca Cola’s – America’s Future)
  • Entered in The First Tee participant database at a minimum of Birdie level at the time of application deadline
  • Active in The First Tee database upon submittal of application
  • Chapters must have signed their original contract at least 3 years before application deadline in order to submit applicants
  • Participants who attended the event previously are not eligible to apply