To preserve, promote, and enhance the best interests and true spirit of the game of golf among women in Arizona.
To be the premiere women's golf association in Arizona, recognized nationally and locally as effective agents and advocates for women's golf.
- Integrity and honesty
- Mutual Respect
- Team Work
- Service Orientation
- The AWGA is licensed by the USGA to issue Course Ratings to golf courses throughout Arizona. Based on a set schedule, the courses across Arizona are rated by the AWGA to establish the USGA Course Rating and Slope Ratings for multiple sets of tees for play by women, allowing scores made on those courses to be posted for Handicap purposes.
- The AWGA is licensed by the USGA to administer USGA Handicap Indexes to golfers in Arizona.
- AWGA Clubs are licensed through their membership to issue USGA Handicaps for their members.
- The AWGA is the Association designated by the USGA to select the Women's USGA State Team which represents Arizona in this national tournament.
- The AWGA is an authorized agency for issuing USGA Handicap Certification obtained by attending an AWGA Handicap Certification Seminar and passing the certification test.
- The AWGA staff and volunteer Rules Committee are experts in interpreting the Rules of Golf as established by the USGA.