About the Scholarship

AQHA Oklahoma Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship is supported by the American Quarter Horse Foundation. The establishment was shaped in the year 1940 the American Quarter Horse Association has been clearing a route for passionate horseman and horsewomen to meet up for the sake of the American Quarter Horse for the breed's safeguarding, celebration, and headway. The Oklahoma Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship is for understudies who have been individuals from AQHA or AQHYA for in any event one year and are from Oklahoma


What are the basic requirements needed to apply for this scholarship?

  • The students applying for this scholarship must have been completed their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to receive this award.

  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need to apply for this award.

  • Official transcripts must be submitted by the students.

  • Candidates should demonstrate academic standing and civic projects.


AQHA Oklahoma Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship award amounts to

  • This scholarship provides $8000 annually which is non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the student's academic progress and availability of funds.


Deadline information

The applications are to be submitted by the end of December 01, 2020. Students are informed to submit their scholarship application and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other information are available online on the American Quarter Horse Foundation website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be a member of the Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association.

  • The applicants must have been members for two or more years.

  • The applicant must be enrolled at an approved college, university, or vocational school.

  • The student should have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or more.