The deadline for the first round of the Optimum Youth Equestrian Scholarship is tomorrow, Thursday, October 15. Sally Spickard gives the details on the inspiration fo the scholarship and how to apply. (more…)
“We received 27 submissions representing a broad spectrum … They are eventers, hunter/jumpers, dressage riders, polo players, western riders and more. There is no way to ‘judge’ or ‘rank’ them, as each voice is important and limitless in its own value.”
In an effort to meet the mission of calling for, encouraging, elevating and giving a platform to minority voices in a space where they are underrepresented, we are extending the deadline of our $5,000 1st Annual Diversity Scholarship by one week. (more…)
It is amazing to see the outpouring of support for the Nation Media Diversity Scholarship. The fund total is now up to $5,000! (more…)
We are happy to share that Stable View has pledged to match NM’s original Diversity Scholarship award amount of $1,000, bringing the total to $2,000.
“We’ve published thousands of words on the subject of diversity and inclusiveness, but there is a gaping chasm between words on a page and real-life application. The diversity scholarship, as insufficient as it is and as imperfectly as we may have rolled it out, is a fledgling attempt to bridge that gap.” (more…)
“A diverse equestrian community is a strong equestrian community.”
Keeneland teams with Thoroughbred industry partners to offer $70,000 on college scholarship day, Friday, Oct. 18.