5 Reasons Why Scholarships are AWESOME

The American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarship deadline is December 1, and it will be here before you know it.

American Quarter Horse Youth Association

The American Quarter Horse Foundation awarded scholarships totaling more than $400,000 to 142 AQHYA and AQHA members for the 2016-17 academic year.

1. Free Money 

The American Quarter Horse Foundation awarded scholarships totaling more than $400,000 to 142 AQHYA and AQHA members for the 2016-17 academic year. The scholarship program has provided more than $6.7 million in financial assistance since its inception in 1976. That is a lot of money, and it could be yours. The best part about it, you never have to pay it back. Apply today!

2. Lift Financial Burden

The average college graduate comes out of college with nearly $30,000 worth of debt. A big chunk of this debt could be eliminated with the assistance of scholarships. The first step to receiving an awesome scholarship is to apply.

3. More Opportunities 

The day has finally come to start deciding on your home away from home for the next four years. A Foundation scholarship can help make the college or university of your dreams a reality. It is never too early to start your application

4. Résumé Booster 

You may not realize it now, but everything you do today will affect what you will do in your future. Scholarships are a great achievement to put on your résumé. It shows others that you put in the time and effort to fill out a quality application that merited an award. It also shows that you are excited for your future and care about it enough to put in a little extra effort. Go the extra mile and apply today.

5. Build Confidence 

There is no greater feeling than when you get a letter in the mail that reads, “Congratulations, you have been chosen to receive an American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarship.” You feel a sense of accomplishment and self-worth. Here is your chance to feel a sense of pride, apply today!

These are just a few reasons why you should apply for a scholarship from the American Quarter Horse Foundation. The deadline is December 1, and it will be here before you know it. Learn more about the scholarships available to you and apply today!