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What is the MSYSA Director's Academy? 
The MSYSA Director’s Academy is a statewide program for U11 and U12 teams who aspire to play at the highest levels of US Youth Soccer in the future (National League and/or Midwest Regional League). The Director's Academy focuses on player and club development through coaching education. By participating in the program, clubs commit to a higher standard of coaching education by attending coaching education events and submitting training session and training blocks for review.

2015 - 2016 Director's Academy:
Application for NEW Clubs - Due 4:30pm on March 31, 2015
DA Application Evaluation (Point System) for New Club Applications
Registration for EXISTING Clubs - Due 4:30pm on March 31, 2015
Worksheet A, Worksheet B, Worksheet C, Worksheet D (For Existing Clubs) - Due July 1
2015 - 2016 DA Rules
2015 - 2016 DA Fee Structure
2015 - 2016 DA Frequently Asked Questions

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2014 - 2015 Director's Academy (Teams):
DA Schedules - Spring 2015
DA Schedules - Fall 2014

List of Red Card Suspension to be Served updated 11/4/14
DA Rules - 2014/2015
Instructions for Scheduling/Reporting Games
Instructions for Rescheduling Games
Game Reschedule Form
Instructions for Printing Game Reports
Instructions for Reporting Game Scores

2014 - 2015 Director's Academy (Clubs):
DA Coaching Education Subsidy Request Form - Due June 1, 2015
DA Application Evaluation
DA Rules - 2014/2015
DA Fee Structure - 2014/2015

2014 - 2015 Registration Materials for Accepted DA Teams:
Paperwork must be sorted and electronically scanned by player. Scanned copies must either be e-mailed to sarah@michiganyouthsoccer.org (a file sharing program works best) or provided on a flash drive. Player/coach registration files must be titled "Last Name First Name".
Player Registration Form - 2014/2015 (Notarized for each player)
Player Registration Form - 2015/2016 (No notarization required)
US Youth Soccer Parent Consent & Medical Release
Parent & Athlete Concussion Information Form (For each player)
Birth Certificate (For each player)
Color Photo (Headshot only for each player & team official, loaded into GotSoccer)
Coaching License (For all coaches) - See DA rules for license requirements
Concussion Training Video Certificate (For all coaches, assistant coaches, and trainers)
$250 Registration Fees (covers all players, coaches, managers)
Instructions for Releasing or Transferring a Player