Foundation Awards Youth Activities Scholarship

Foundation Awards Youth Activities Scholarship

The American Quarter Horse Foundation awards the Youth Activities Scholarship at the 2021 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show.

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Congratulations to Caleigh Iwanski of Stockton, Kansas, and Jacqueline Potwora of Eugene, Oregon, for receiving the 2021 Youth Activities Scholarships on August 3 at the 2021 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show at the OKC Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City.

Iwanski competed in Level 3 14-18 ranch riding, boxing and ranch trail. Potwora competed in Nutrena Level 1, Adequan® Level 2 and Level 3 ranch riding; Level 1 and Level 2 trail and performance halter geldings; Level 2 and Level 3 14-18 showmanship, equitation and horsemanship; and Level 2 hunter under saddle.

The American Quarter Horse Foundation awarded an educational scholarship to an eligible AQHYA member competing at the 2021 Ford Youth World. To be eligible for the scholarship, youth must be in their last year of youth eligibility and compete in a Level 3, Adequan® Level 2 or a designated AQHYA championship contest at the 2021 Ford Youth World. Thanks to generous donors, the Foundation was able to award two $1,000 Youth Activities Scholarships at this year’s show.

The Foundation is committed to helping the dreams of our youth come true by making higher education more affordable and accessible through scholarships. Today’s youth are the future leaders of our industry.

Interested in helping support this scholarship with your donations? Visit www.aqha.com/givetoyouth today to make a tax-deductible-eligible donation and help higher education become more affordable for youth.

About the American Quarter Horse Foundation

The Foundation connects horses and people through charitable giving in order to develop and support programs or initiatives that preserve our horse’s legacy and further the overall well-being of the American Quarter Horse and the people who comprise the Quarter Horse family.

For more information about the Foundation, visit www.aqha.com/foundation.

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