The East Munster Schools Athletic Association (EMSAA) is a voluntary non-profit organisation to support athletics in secondary schools throughout Waterford and Tipperary (excluding Newport, Co Tipperary).

It is one of 3 regions covering the province of Munster. The other regions are North Munster (Limerick, Clare, north Kerry and Newport, Co Tipperary) and South Munster (Cork and south Kerry).

Any school wishing to participate must be affiliated – please visit the AFFILIATION section on the Munster Schools website for further details on how to do this.