MSMHC Youth Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship Offered to Illinois and Wisconsin Youth Morgan Club Members

The Mid-States Morgan Horse Club invites current and future college students who are residents of Illinois or Wisconsin to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. Entrants must:

  • Be an active member of a club recognized by the American Morgan Horse Association
  • Be 21 years of age or younger
  • Plan to enter or enroll in an accredited college, university, community college, trade or technical school by March 1, 2021
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

Applicants should submit an essay of 500-800 words based on this theme:

If you could ride or drive any Morgan foaled more than 30 years ago, which one would you choose and why?

Essays will be judged on quality of content, creative interpretation of the theme and knowledge of the Morgan breed.

Applications are due May 17, 2020. The Mid-States Morgan Horse Club plans to award the scholarship at the Prairie State Classic. Applications should be emailed to

To download the forms, click your choice below:

2020 MSMHC Youth Scholarship Application — Microsoft Word format, can also be opened by Google Docs

2020 MSMHC Youth Scholarship Application — Apple Pages format