About the Scholarship

Southwestern Equine is involved in supporting young men and women to navigate a path to higher education. It recognizes that the present youth are the future of the equine industry. Hence to achieve that mission, the southwestern tack is assisting the high school senior who is an active participant in equestrian sporting events such as barrel racing, roping, rodeo, jumping, 3-day events, dressage, or gymkhana.

The Southwestern Equine scholarship program is designed to help students who have demonstrated academic success but are challenged by the financial weight of continuing their educational dreams.


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • To be considered for this award, students must complete the appropriate online application form.

  • An applicant must provide evidence of acceptance to an accredited college or university and proof of participation in an equestrian sporting event such as barrel racing, roping, rodeo, jumping, 3-day events, dressage, or gymkhana.

  • Each student applying for this award must select the Group 3 application designation, and all the above-mentioned documents must be completed online by the deadline date.


Award Amount and Deadline:

Southwestern Tack is awarding $500 annually to one eligible applicant, and it is non-renewable.

You must apply for this scholarship and submit all the fund required documents on or before 1st September 2019.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The scholarship program is available for U.S. high school seniors achieving academic success in an accredited college.

  • An applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident.

  • A recipient must be an active participant in equestrian sporting events such as barrel racing, roping, rodeo, jumping, 3-day events, dressage, or gymkhana.