How To Nominate


2006 White Horse Award

Nominations now being accepted.

The Award is given for heroic acts in behalf of human or horse and the heroic act could have been performed in a year other than 2006. It carries a $5,000 first prize courtesy of and the final four earn all-expense paid trips to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs on November 4, courtesy of the Daily Racing Form. “Chicken Soup for the Horse Lovers Soul” also pays $1,000 to each of the three runners-up. The finalists receive other gifts and prizes and the winner is given a special limited edition white bronze White Horse Award statue designed by famous sculptress Lisa Perry.   

Nominations can be made several ways.

  1. Contact a local RTCA chaplain, tell the story and leave your contact information. Someone from the home office will contact you to learn the details and verify the heroic act.

  2. Contact a local HBPA office and do the same. HBPA officials will contact the home office and you will be contacted.

  3. Simply call Rev. Ed Donnally, RTCA Development Director with the information at the RTCA home office 310-419-1640 or email him at