Apply for the Youth Scholarship or Adult Educational Grant
2017 NYSHC Scholarship Winner
The Scholarship Committee is happy to announce that the 2017 New York State Horse Council Scholarship winner is Jenniffer Longwell from Bainbridge, NY.
Jenniffer states in her application that "My reason for furthering my education is to better my ability to help horses by resolving painful issues in their mouths. I also strive to educate owners, handlers and young equestrians about horsemanship and dentistry...(and) also to inspire future generations of horsemen and women to do the same".
************NEW Award opportunities***********
About the NYSHC Youth Scholarship & Adult Grant:
Beginning in 2018, The New York State Horse Council (NYSHC) will award two different one thousand ($1,000.00) awards per-year! The first award is a Youth Scholarship that will be given to a NYSHC member whose age is 16 to 24 years old. The second award is an Adult Educational Grant which will be awarded to a NYSHC member whose age is 25 years and older. Both the Youth Scholarship and the Adult Educational Grant will be awarded to a NYSHC member who is attending a collegiate horse related program or a professional certification program (Parelli, John Lyons, farrier, etc.).
Applications are due September 1st of the current year. They will be evaluated by the NYSHC Scholarship Committee and the recipients of each award will be notified by October 1st of the same year.
To apply, simply download the application that is based on your age by clicking on the heading below:
****Again, all applications must be a NYSHC member (Individual/Family/Youth membership)
and scholarship/grant applications must be received by September 1, 2018.****
Please e-mail your completed application to:
mail it to:
275 Beattie Road
Washingtonville, NY 10992
Questions? Please contact Debbie Schiraldi