Below is information about signing up to participate in your Pop Warner program.

How Do I Locate My Local Pop Warner Program?

  • See the Associations list to right
  • Open Choice - with submitted paperwork

What are the Requirements to Participate in Pop Warner?

  • Must be between 5-15 years of age as of August 1st.
  • Meet the Pop Warner Age-Weight Requirements: Football I Cheer & Dance
  • Participant must have a 70%/2.0 grade point average from the previous school year
  • Those not meeting the scholastic requirement may submit a Scholastic Eligibility Form, a progress report system used to monitor the participants grades throughout the season.

What Do I Need to Bring to Registration?

  • Original Birth Certificate (with raised seal).
  • Participant Contract/Parental Consent Form - name must match birth certificate exactly.
  • Physical Form - dated after January 1st of current year and signed and stamped by physician.
  • Year-End report card for current year (4 quarters).
  • *Other Requirements are determined by local program.

Additional Information to Consider Regarding Registration/Signing Up:

  • Pop Warner programs have no tryouts or cutting of rosters.
  • A typical registration fee ranges on average from about $150 to $250, however, registration fees are set by each local program.
  • Pop Warner has a Mandatory Play Rule (MPR) for all teams - every child plays!
  • Leagues have options with how to structure their program. While leagues can continue the current age-weight structure, they may also choose to register players based on age only.
  • A typical season consists of a 7 to 9 game regular season schedule.
  • Pop Warner participants and volunteers must abide by the Code of Conduct.
  • Take a look at some of the many Benefits of Playing Pop Warner.