AQHA Journalism or Communications Scholarship

Many fields of employment are tied either directly or indirectly to the horse industry. Career path scholarships allow students to obtain a degree in areas such as racing, animal science, journalism, communications, therapeutic/adaptive riding and veterinary medicine. Support for students within these fields is imperative to the sustainability and advancement of our industry. Undergraduate, graduate or doctoral level degrees can be completed by students through these scholarship opportunities. The Journalism or Communications Scholarship is for students who have been members of AQHA or AQHYA for at least one year and are pursuing a college degree in journalism or communications. Recipients must pursue a career in news, editorial, or print journalism, photojournalism, or a related field. Members must apply during their senior year of high school or while enrolled as a freshman at an accredited college or university. Recipient must maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA. Current or previous AQHF scholarship recipients are not eligible. Funding for this scholarship will be applied to a four-year undergraduate degree program.For more information or to apply, visit the scholarship provider's website.

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