USPRE Scholarship Deadline is November 15!!11.07.2011
USPRE Scholarship Deadline is November 15!!
To all riders of PREs, please take advantage of the USPRE Riders' Scholarships offered every year in three categories: Professional, Amateur and Youth.
For those wishing to apply, be sure that you get all materials in as soon as possible. A member of the USPRE Advisory Board will lead the committee for selection of USPRE Scholarship Riders.
Please see criteria for submissions below:
JUNIOR/YOUNG RIDER $ 1500.00
APPLICANT MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR YOUNGER AND RIDING A PRE HORSE. THE RIDER DOES NOT NEED TO OWN A PRE HORSE. THE SCHOLARSHIP MAY BE USED ONLY TO EDUCATE THE RIDER WHEN RIDING THE PRE HORSE, AND MAY BE APPLIED TO THE FEES AND EXPENSES INCURRED TO THAT END.
PROFESSIONAL RIDER – $2000.00
APPLICANT MUST BE OVER 21 YEARS OF AGE AND COMPETING A PRE HORSE. THE RIDER DOES NOT NEED TO OWN A PRE HORSE, BUT IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THE PROFESSIONAL IS TEACHING AND RIDING THE PRE HORSE AND ACTIVELY COMPETING WITH IT. THE SCHOLARSHIP CAN BE USED ONLY FOR THE TRAINING AND EDUCATION OF THE PRE HORSE, AND MAY BE APPLIED TO THE FEES AND EXPENSES INCURRED TO THAT END.
AMATEUR RIDER – $1500.00
TO APPLY THE PERSON HAS TO BE A REGISTERED AMATEUR RIDER WITH A VALID USEF AMATEUR CARD. THE AMATEUR RIDER HAS TO OWN THE PRE HORSE AND THE SCHOLARSHIP MAY BE USED ONLY TO EDUCATE THE RIDER WHEN RIDING THE PRE HORSE, AND MAY BE APPLIED TO THE FEES AND EXPENSES INCURRED TO THAT END.
Please submit a cover letter and resume, copies of two (2) tests completed by applicant with PRE horse, and a show or schooling video to USPRE Business Office, 5440 East Farr Road, Fruitport, MI 49415.
Deadline for Applications is November 15, 2011. Scholarship Recipients will be announced by December 15, 2011
Riders must be members of USPRE. If you are not a member yet, see www.usprea.com for all the benefits of membership and join today for 2012!!