One grand prize recipient to be awarded a scholarship in an amount determined by the board. Awarded scholarship is to be used within one year of being awarded, towards furthering equine related education/clinic approved by the HDHJA board. In addition, four applicants who were in the running for the grand scholarship will be awarded a reimbursement for a division (3 classes) at the Year-End Horse Show.
Submission Guidelines: Applicants must be a Junior HDHJA member at the time of submitting application. All applicants will be required to volunteer five hours for HDHJA before submitting their application. Any board member or horse show manager can sign off on volunteer hours. Hours may be completed with the assistance of parents or guardian.
Essay should include: applicant’s riding related goals, unique qualities about the applicant and their riding, and a recommendation from a peer or trainer. (Applications are to be no longer than one page for each applicant’s essay and recommendation.) Please include name, address, phone and email.
Applications can be submitted to the horse show office at any of the HDHJA shows or emailed to or mailed to P.O. Box 1296, Bend, Oregon 97709. Applications MUST be submitted no later than 1 week after the Year-End Championship Show for the nominee to be considered by the Board/Committee members.