America Walks will be granting 100 scholarships to waive the $375 registration fee for the 2017 National Walking Summit. This is the only scholarship we are able to award this year.

In line with the focus of this year’s Summit program, we are prioritizing these scholarships for advocates who are working to expand walking and walkable environments to new and diverse populations.

The last section of this application requires a short answer [800 characters max.] to ONE of the following questions:

1. Tell us how your recent work is engaging new or marginalized populations? OR
2. Tell us how your recent work is improving the physical environment for diverse populations?

Please submit this application by 5 pm ET on Monday, May 15, 2017. You will be notified by June 15th as to whether or not you are being awarded a scholarship. If you have any questions, please submit them to walkingsummit@americawalks.org.

Click here to apply.