Join the NSHJA!

Who Needs to be an NSHJA Member?

Anyone wishing to be considered for the NSHJA year-end awards in all divisions. All owners and riders  in NSHJA classes must have an Individual Membership. Coaches must be members to be eligible for year end incentives

If you want to participate in any NSHJA Programs such as:

  • NSHJA Hunter Medal
  • NSHJA Pony Medal
  • NSHJA Top Junior Hunter Rider
  • NSHJA Top Junior Jumper Rider
  • NSHJA Performance Hunter
  • 1.20M Jumper Leading Horse and Rider Award
Remember to join the NSHJA prior to competing at your next competition.  No points for year end awards  will be awarded without a current membership.

How to Join

All NSHJA memberships are processed through the Nova Scotia Equestrian Federation.
  • Join Direct
    Download and complete the NSHJA membership form and remit with your payment
    download here
  • Join through the NSEF
    You may join the NSHJA by including your membership with your NSEF membership.

Memberships will have points accrued towards NSHJA Year End Awards ONLY from the date of joining. Points may not be awarded retroactively as per Equestrian Canada rules and points cannot be awarded to those holding temporary memberships.

* NOTE: The Bylaws of the Association permit voting at meetings, whether annual or special, by individual senior members who have paid a membership fee for the current year.