The American Hackney Horse Society Foundation is once again sponsoring three road pony campers at the Shamrock Farms Road Pony Camp, June 29-July 5, 2014. The applicant must submit an essay about either of the two topics listed below:
“What the Hackney pony has taught me”
“Why I want to learn more about the Hackney pony”
Anyone under the age of 18 may submit an essay. Please include a brief introduction about yourself with your essay and mail to:
143 Geneva Memorial Drive
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Or email to: email@example.com
**Entries must be received by June 20th and the three campers will be announced on June 21st.
You may call Juliet McDonald at (864) 325-1275 for essay information, or Shamrock Farms (502) 845-2174 for camp information. The Shamrock Farms Road Pony Camp brochure, release forms, and applications can be found at the Hackney Society website under the “youth” section. You will also need to fill out the application and the release forms for Shamrock Farms.
There are many other activities included in this wonderful camp including a horse show, swimming, a talent show, treasure hunts, games and much more. We look forward to reading your essays and Good Luck Campers!
SOUTH CENTRAL HACKNEY ASSOCIATION OFFERS
ROAD PONY CAMP SCHOLARSHIP
The South Central Hackney Association is pleased to announce that once again they will be offering a scholarship to The Shamrock Farm Road Pony Camp in Smithfield, KY. Anyone under the age of 18 and a member of SCHA is encouraged to submit an essay and a brief biography. Scholarships will be awarded to the winner of an essay contest entitled “Why I Want to Learn More about the Hackney Breed.” The scholarship will cover the cost of camp fees, food and lodging. Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of the winner.
The dates for the 2014 camp are June 29- July 5. Applicants please submit your essay and a short autobiography, including equine experience, no later than June 6, 2014. Applicant should send essays to: Laura Schmidt, Sec/Treas. SCHA, 369 Schmidt Lane, California, Kentucky 41007. Additional information on the scholarship may be obtained by calling Laura Schmidt at 513-218-8678.
SCHA OFFERS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
The South Central Hackney Association (SCHA) will again be offering a $500 Monford Greer Memorial College Scholarship for 2014. Interested applicants must be members of SCHA and should go to the SCHA website www.southcentralhackney.com to obtain a scholarship application. Applications are due by June 15, 2014. Please contact Laura Schmidt (513-218-8678) for more information.
The 2013 Open Competition Program Results can be found at: http://hackneysociety.com/storage/2013%20OCP%20results%20pdf.pdf
Thank you to all who participated, and good luck in 2014!