The ODP Referee Academy is an opportunity for young referees to showcase their talents under the supervision of experienced mentors through both the classroom and on the field. The expertise of experienced mentors provides young referees with the opportunity to improve their game from both a technical and mechanics standpoint, as well as learning professionalism from referees who have been there.

Applications will be considered from USSF referees as follows:

  • Referee Grade 8's, age 17 or older with five or more consecutive years experience, and
  • All Referee Grade 7's.
  • Grade 9 Referees are not eligible.

Schedule - TBA

Forms: (Will be posted late spring or by May each year)

  • Referee ODP Availability Form
  • IYSA Medical Release Form
  • Code of Conduct Form