Applications are now being accepted for the Gretchen Mobberley Junior Achievement Scholarship. This $3,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a Junior HCHSA Member who has demonstrated excellence in both the academic and horsemanship arenas.
To be eligible, candidates must be a HCHSA junior member in good standing and either a junior or senior in high school or a student in their first year of college as of January 1 of the current show year, riding horses that have been registered with HCHSA.
To apply for the scholarship please provide a copy of your current year transcripts as well as the name of your horse and divisions shown. The application deadline is December 2. All information should be sent to Evan Crierie, Scholarship Chairman. The information may be sent either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to 4501 Ten Oaks Road, Dayton, MD 21036. Please note that all transcripts will be held as confidential and will be destroyed following the awarding of the scholarship.
Also please be aware that previous winners are not eligible and that payment will be made directly to the college in July of the following year.
Please feel free to contact Evan directly with any questions. Good luck!