About

Life Membership of the USAFL is a recognition of an individuals excellent service to football in the USA. It is given for a combination of service beyond normal expectations, tenure and specific skills that has a National component. This is not intended to replace club based Life Membership Awards.

Life Membership is an Australian traditional of recognition, generally at a club level. The USAFL also recognizes it's esteemed members in the USAFL Hall of Fame.

Selection Criteria for Membership

An individual may be nominated based on their contribution to the league on a national level. The USAFL has defined a number of categories for Life Membership:

  • Umpires
  • Players
  • Clubs
  • Administrators
  • Coaches
  • Juniors
  • Supporters
  • National Teams

To celebrate our 10th Anniversary in 2007 the USAFL Executive Board felt it was the appropriate time to launch the program and to recognize a number of individuals who have been critical to the league making its 10thyear. The USAFL's Life Members to date are listed below: