October 14, 2013 | Leave a Comment
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour is a National Junior Golf Tour and was founded with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment.
Since being founded in 2007 the tour has grown from 300 members and 25 events to more than 2,400 members and 120 events in the 2013 season. In 2014, the HJGT will be expanding to five new states.
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour offers a well-rounded internship for ambitious individuals looking at developing a wide variety of business skills. No other internship will better prepare you for a career in the business and tournament world. The HJGT has 3 internships available. Click on the links below to find out more information!
Monthly Stipend and Housing
HJGT interns will receive a monthly stipend plus most travel expenses paid for by the HJGT. The following items will be provided by the HJGT:
-Most meals when on site and traveling to and from tournaments
HJGT Interns will also be provided with 100% paid housing in Jacksonville, Florida. All interns will live in a fully furnished house in the vibrant part of Jacksonville.
-Washer and Dryer
-Appliances (stove and microwave)
Students will be able to use the HJGT internship for college credit. Your institution will decide the amount of credits.
There are countless benefits to participating in the HJGT internship. Interns will meet and interact with many people and get to know the future stars of the PGA and LPGA tours. Interns will be around influential and successful sponsors, parents, and spectators. Interns will also work closely with golf professionals, directors of golf and course superintendents. In addition to the contacts made, the internship also serves as an opportunity to obtain full time employment with the HJGT or through its network. This internship is unlike many other programs because of the hands on experience you will receive. Interns will be a vital part of the organization and will be given daily tasks that have a big impact on the organization. You will learn how to manage people, manage departments, and problem solve in a fast and fun environment.
How to Apply?
If you are interested in applying for an internship position with the HJGT, please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, be sure to specify the internship of interest.
Applications for the spring internship are due by October 25th, 2013. Applications for the summer internship are due by March 1st, 2014. Please specify what position you are applying for in the email subject line when you submit your resume and cover letter.