Reining Canada 2021 Youth Scholarship Program

Reining Canada
November 30, 2021

The Reining Canada Board of Directors is proud to announce the implementation of a Youth Scholarship Program.

The commitment has been made by Reining Canada to enable youth to further excel in their future careers and competition. At this time Reining Canada is offering up to $ 2000 in scholarships, with up to a $ 1000 scholarship to be awarded to a youth member of the Western Affiliate Region and up to a $ 1000 scholarship to a youth member of the Eastern Affiliate Region.

Applicants wishing to obtain scholarship funding for the 2021 academic year should complete and return the application provided at the link below. In addition several support materials are requested for submission, (see program outline below). The deadline for the scholarship submissions is November 30th.

How to Apply

  • The earliest that an Applicant can apply for the Youth Scholarship is the calendar year in which he or she enters their last year of secondary school.

  • The Applicant must be less than 21 years of age on January 1st of the year that they apply for the Youth Scholarship;

  • The Applicant must have been an NRHA Affiliate Youth member for at least two years and have maintained an NRHA and an Affiliate membership (ie CCRHA, ORHA, AQR) up to and including the year that he or she applies for the Youth Scholarship;

  • The applicant intends to enroll in a post-secondary school no later than one calendar year after the year that they apply for the Youth Scholarship

  • Applicant must submit a letter of reference from another NRHA / Affiliate member (preferably a coach, Affiliate board member or trainer);

  • Applicant must submit a picture, preferably of you and your horse;

  • Applicant must submit a 300-word essay on the subject – “How Horses Have Played a Role in My Life”