2022-23 GA Club Application

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  • PLEASE NOTE: If you encounter any technical issues while filling out this application, you may access a downloadable form via this link: https://tinyurl.com/wew3zshk. Please copy and paste into your web browse. Once complete, please send the application and supporting documents to Amber Klimek (ops@girlsacademyleague.com).
  • Thank you for your interest in joining the Girls Academy. Each Club that wishes to participate in the Girls Academy must submit a completed application prior to the application deadline of February 1, 2022 to be considered for admission into the league. The application will take approx. 30 - 45 minutes to complete. You cannot save and come back, so please be prepared to complete the application in one sitting. Once you have submitted successfully, you will receive an automated response and email confirmation.
  • Safety & Well-Being

    The club agrees that it shall foster a positive culture and environment of respect, safety, and enjoyment for all GA participants; and further recognizes that there is a zero-tolerance policy for emotional, physical, racial abuse, or violence of any type. Clubs are required to follow all risk management protocols within the Girls Academy Frameworks and have a clear understanding of the duty to report abuse or suspected abuse. The GA is committed to protecting girls within their soccer environments. description about this section
  • Non-Conflict

    The club confirms that the filing of this application is not in conflict with any agreement to which it is a party, including any agreement with another competition organizer. The club further confirms that should its application be accepted, participation in Girls Academy would not be in conflict with any agreement to which it is a party.
  • Technical Standards

    The Club agrees to meet the Girls Academy Technical Standards aimed at providing the highest level of training and competitive environments. The Club acknowledges that the player objective is to drive the college/youth national team & professional pathway and/or optimize player’s potential as a part of the GA objectives. As such, the club acknowledges that their best age eligible players are expected to participate exclusively in this program, foregoing soccer opportunities with other clubs, programs, unless they specifically meet the exception within the Girls Academy frameworks. The club agrees to provide a minimum of three (3) training sessions per week for U13-U19 age groups, and highly recommend four (4) training sessions per week for U15 to U19 teams. Teams shall be overseen by coaches with a minimum of a USSF B License (or equivalent) or show concerted work towards the minimum USSF B license standard within a league approved timeframe. Finally, the club will provide individualized resources for players to develop on and off the field and support the players goals to achieve academic and collegiate objectives, as well as educate them on the professional pathway.
  • Vision

    The Girls Academy believes through collaboration dreams can come true. We will lead the most dynamic development platform imaginable for our athletes, with integrity and respect, showcasing their passion, grit and dedication in a fun and competitive environment.
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  • Basic Information

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  • Club Structure

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  • Player Pathway History

  • List all players including the nation they represented, their YNT age group(s) and the years they played in your club. (Ex: Sally Goalscorer, US U15 Girls, 2018-19)
  • List all players including the nation they represented and the years they played in your club. (Ex: Sally Goalscorer, USWNT, 2015-2019))
  • List all players including their most recent professional team and years in your club. (Ex: Sally Goalscorer, OL Reign, 2014-2019)
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  • Membership

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  • Financial Information

    Current financial obligations include: Club Annual Fee: $4,000.00 | Club Performance Bond (refundable): $3,000.00 | Referee fees for home matches (approx. $200/match) | Home hosting fees (trainers, field rentals, etc) | All team travel costs National and Regional event cost (Range from $1500-$1800/team) | Player registration fee: $50 | *Please note that these fees are subject to change for '22-23
  • (Ex: player fees = 60%, sponsors = 20%, fundraising = 10%, tournaments = 10%)
  • Provide a breakdown of cost to include club fees, travel cost, and other cost for each age group.
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  • Facilities

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  • Additional Information

    Please upload the following supporting documents.
  • A representative from the GA will be in contact regarding the $100 application fee. Clubs that have previously applied will not be charged the $100 application fee.