1.  An applicant must be a high school graduate and not over 21 years of age.
2.  An official sealed transcript must be attached to application.
3.  Applicant must submit a recent photo.
4.  Applicant may re-apply if not selected.
5.  These scholarships are for use at a college or university.
6.  An essay must be submitted detailing, but not limited to, the applicant’s involvement
     in the Walking Horse industry.     
7.  Applicant may only win this scholarship one year.
8.  Amount of Scholarships shall be announced - To be paid to applicant’s school of
9.  Board of Directors of W.H.T.A. shall have final approval.

This application will be professionally evaluated. The criteria for evaluation will be as follows - scored on a scale of 1 to 5:

1.  Academic Achievement:  Rank in class, ACT or SAT scores, Grade Point 
     Average, Academic awards or organizations.
2.  Extracurricular Achievements:  Activities involved in and awards.
3.  Citizenship Achievements:  Leadership positions (elected or appointed),
     Community or church involvements.
4.  Contributions to the Walking Horse Industry past and present.
5.  Financial need:  Not a determining factor but a consideration.

Click here for an application.

For further W.H.T.A. Scholarship information, contact:
Scholarship Committee
P. O. Box 61, Shelbyville, TN  37162
(931) 684-5866 or Fax: (931) 684-5895