The Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association has extended the deadline for scholarship applications. Completed applications are now due by June 15, 2023.
Application and requirements are available on the association's website.
The scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors and/or students enrolled in degree or certificate programs. Graduate students are not eligible unless they are enrolled in a harness racing-specific graduate or professional level program and provide complete details regarding the harness racing-specific graduate or professional level program in conjunction with their application.
Scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and financial need and must be used towards the cost and expenses directly related to coursework and a degree being pursued at a college or university.
The 2023 scholarship recipients will be announced in August 2023.
The Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association is a non-profit organization serving Standardbred horse owners, breeders, trainers, drivers and fans who participate in the sport of harness racing in the Buckeye State. Founded in 1953, the association's mission is to preserve, protect, promote and serve the entire Standardbred industry in Ohio and beyond.
(With files from Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association)