Student Recognition

TMTA SA Student Recognition

TMTA recognizes students who have participated in TMTA events through a variety of ways to earn awards. These senior awards are presented at the Senior Award Ceremony during the TMTA Convention. The following are a list of awards available to graduating seniors:

  • Whitlock Memorial Senior Award
  • Student Affiliate State Participation Award
  • Elizabeth Morris Ensemble Award
  • Loving-Mansfield Gold Medal Theory Award
  • Mansfield Gold Medal Theory Award
  • Glenda Lanier Theory Award
  • Twelve Year Theory Medals Plaque Award
  • Twelve Year Theory Certificate Award
  • Theory Achievement Senior Award
  • Theory Achievement Medals Senior Award
  • Campbell-McGaughey World of Music Award
  • Janet McGaughey World of Music Award
  • U'Nita Sweatmon World of Music Award
  • Twelve Year World of Music Certificate Award

Click here to view recent award winners.


IMPORTANT:  All applications must be submitted to the state by your teacher.  

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Award Applications

The Senior Awards deadline remains on May 1 as always.

  • Award checks will be mailed to each student in late June. 
  • Plaques will be consolidated and mailed in July to each teacher unless that teacher only has one student.
  • Seniors participating in Ensemble, Performance, or Convention Activities should count 2021 events on their award entry forms.  Their participation will be verified before awards are mailed out.

Ensemble Awards

Senior Theory Awards

Senior WOM Awards

Senior Participation Award

Senior Whitlock Award