UMPIRING & SCORING
Umpiring and scoring are critical aspects of the game and a great way of getting close to the action if playing or coaching isn't your thing!
It's easy to get involved and can provide a real pathway in the game, including getting paid!
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YOUTH UMPIRE SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now open
Always wanted to be in charge in the middle? Applications are open now for $1000 Youth Umpire Scholarships at Northern Districts Cricket. Available for aspiring umpires aged between 16-23 looking to achieve their Level 3 qualification.
By successfully completing the scholarship you will receive $1000 training fee (paid to umpires in 2 installments. First installment at sign up and balance at the end of the programme.) Enrollment onto the ND scholarship training programme includes:
Contact with ND's umpire manager and Regional Training Officer
One to one sessions with umpire manager/Regional Training Officer
4 group sessions
6 boundary assessments
Opportunity to umpire in games
Gaining an official umpire qualification
Having the confidence and knowledge to stand in games
Ongoing support throughout this season and beyond
Becoming a valued member of the ND umpiring group
Enrolled participants are required to:
Attend all group sessions and one to one's with umpire manager
Complete the level 3 umpire course by end of March in that season
To umpire a minimum of 6 games throughout the season.