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American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarships Accepting Applications

Students can apply now for American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year.

In 2019, the Foundation awarded scholarships totaling $420,000 to 159 recipients for this year’s schooling. Since its inception in 1976, the Foundation scholarship program has awarded more than $8.5 million in financial assistance to more than 1,500 young horse enthusiasts and industry members.

The deadline for 2021-2022 scholarships is Dec. 1.

Eligibility is based on the individual criteria and requirements of each scholarship. Applicants must be AQHYA or AQHA members. Click here for the online application.

Recipients are selected based on academic achievement, financial need and American Quarter Horse involvement, as well as the applicant’s leadership and communication skills.

Applicants can submit a nonspecific application, which will be evaluated against the criteria supplied within the scholarship program outline to determine eligibility.

For more information about Foundation scholarships, call 806-378-5029 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central, Monday through Friday, or email [email protected].