Invitation Criteria

The Northeast Amateur is an Invitational Golf Tournament with a limited field size of 90 contestants.  Invitees are selected based on their competitive record in major events and World Amateur Ranking. Reigning champions from the following events as well as other criteria listed below are given priority consideration:

  • African Amateur
  • AJGA Player of Year
  • Asia Pacific Amateur
  • Australian Amateur
  • Azalea Amateur
  • Brabazon Trophy
  • British Amateur
  • Canadian Amateur
  • Dogwood Invitational
  • English Amateur
  • European Amateur
  • GB&I Walker Cup Team
  • Jones Cup
  • Junior PGA
  • Lytham Trophy
  • Mass. GA Player of Year
  • Mass. GA Amateur
  • Master of the Amateurs
  • Monroe Invitational
  • NCAA Division I Championship
  • New England Amateur
  • New Year's Invitational
  • Northeast Amateur Past Champions
  • North & South Amateur
  • Pacific Coast Amateur
  • Players Amateur
  • Porter Cup
  • RIGA Player of Year
  • RIGA Stroke Play
  • RIGA Amateur
  • Sahalee Players Championship
  • St. Andrews Links Trophy
  • Scratch Players World Amateur Ranking Top 150 (as of February 1st)
  • Spanish International Amateur
  • South American Amateur
  • South Beach International Amateur
  • Southern Amateur
  • Sunnehanna Amateur
  • Terra Cotta Invitational
  • Trans Miss Amateur
  • USGA Amateur Championship~ Medalist & Quarters
  • USGA Amateur Four-Ball Champions
  • USGA Junior Amateur Champion
  • USGA Mid-Amateur~Semi-finalist
  • USGA Walker Cup Team
  • US Challenge Cup Player of Year
  • US Palmer Cup Team
  • WAGR Top 100 (as of February 1st)
  • Western Amateur~Medalist & Quarters