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Notice to Membership:




The 2016 SWATA Scholarship Application Process Now Open!

The SWATA Scholarship portal is now available. Please read all instructions prior to beginning the process to ensure you have all necessary documents and information available. In order to be considered for the scholarship program you must qualify for one of three categories: Undergraduate, Graduate, and Professional Graduate. You may also visit for more information or for specific questions email

 Applicant Downloads - Download Narrative Form First!



Forms for References to Download






 If you are looking for an opportunity to get involved in the SWATA organization, complete the volunteer form by clicking below!

2016 SWATA Arlington, TX - Info posted on Symposium Page



The SWATA EDAC committee is working to establish and provide a professional network of certified athletic trainers that can help mentor/develop ethnically diverse individuals into motivated professionals while promoting a greater awareness for the profession of athletic training.


If you are interested in the EDAC Mentor Program click here








Welcome to the Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association Website 


This website should serve as a resource to the public and the community that surronds athletic trainers in Arkansas and Texas



The purpose of the Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association (SWATA) shall be to enhance the quality of health care for the physically active; to promote and advance the profession of the athletic training profession; to promote a better working relationship among those who work toward the care and prevention of athletic injuries; enhance the health care of persons served by the Membership; safeguard and advance the membership; and to promote the free exchange of ideas and information within the Association. Promote, safeguard, and advance the profession of Athletic Training and its members.





 Is your athletic trainer deserving of an award?  Has your athletic trainer performed duties that have greatly impacted the quality of life of an individual?  

Then nominate your athletic trainer for an award today!







There are many resources available to parents, athletes, coaches, athletic training students, athletic trainers and other medical professions.  Simply choose a category under the 'Resources' tab at the top of your screen.   Here you will find information related to health and activity.  







Are you an athletic trainer and have let your membership status lapse?  Maybe you have never been a member of SWATA.  Renew your membership or become a first time member today!  

When you join NATA, you automatically become a member of SWATA.