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The Foundation for the Horse is the new name of the AAEP Foundation. It will continue the mission to support veterinary education and equine research. • Photo by Molly Montag.

AAEP Foundation Now Called Foundation For The Horse

The AAEP Foundation, which for 25 years has served as the charitable arm of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) to improve the welfare of horses, in December was renamed The Foundation for the Horse. “Our new name more clearly defines who we are and who we serve,” said Dr. Richard Mitchell, chair of […]
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Reining Horse Foundation Expands Scholarship Program

The Reining Horse Foundation (RHF) announced an increase in its academic and need-based scholarship program for 2019. The nonprofit charitable arm of the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is presenting eight awards — up from seven — and increasing the three top awards from $2,000 to $2,500 each. The recipients are: Amber Edmonds, of Pepperell, […]
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Deadline extended for three AjPHA awards

Members of the American Junior Paint Horse Association (AjPHA) have some extra time to apply for three of the association’s major annual awards. The awards honor outstanding members or clubs, and feature a range of prizes.
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$1,000 Travel Awards Available For Students Aspiring to Equine Publishing

An awards program is offering $1,000 to up to three young writers interested in careers in equine publishing to attend the annual American Horse Publications (AHP) Equine Media Conference. The event, held May 30 to June 1, 2019, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, provides educational and professional development for equine journalists

Southern Memorial Day Youth Scholarship Cutting to Feature $20,000 Added

The Southern Cutting Futurity is excited to announce the Southern Memorial Day Youth Scholarship Cutting. Young cutters will be awarded $20,000 in scholarships over the three-day circuit to be held May 26-28, 2018, at the Kirk Fordice Equine Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Full championship cuttings will be held Friday, May 25, through Monday, May 28. […]
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Reining Horse Foundation Awards $10,500 in Scholarships

The Reining Horse Foundation (RHF) announced the distribution of $10,500 in academic and need-based scholarships to seven youth members: Terri-June Granger, of Dothan, Alabama; David Gringeri, of West Haven, Vermont; Nicholas Muir, of Lynnwood, Washington; Quinn Sutherland, of Eureka, Montana; Megan D’Andrea, of Fowler, Ohio; Jarid Walton, of Riverdale, Michigan; and Morgan Knerr, of Plain […]