Youth Scholarships

A big part of the GMHA mission is to help educate future generations of riders. One way in which this is made possible is through the generosity of donors who provide funds to GMHA specifically ear-marked to help young riders in their quest for excellence.

Now in its 61st year, GMHA’s Junior Horsemanship Clinic is the premier eventing camp for young riders ages 9-17. Riders bring their own horses or ponies to camp, and receive quality mounted and unmounted instruction. Riders will school all three phases of eventing: dressage, cross-country, and show jumping. To learn… Read more »

The goal of this program is to provide financial assistance to hard-working young riders and allow them to compete or participate in a learning activity at GMHA. Scholarship funds may be awarded for GMHA clinics, competitions (e.g., Competitive Trail Rides, Driving shows, Hunter/Jumper Shows, etc.), or other educational activities. This… Read more »

Birch Hill Farm will be offering an annual $2,000 dollar award to top junior/young riders competing at Training Level in USEF recognized horse trials at GMHA and other events in USEA Area 1.  Riders must submit their 3 best scores (on the same horse) for the season. The award will… Read more »

This scholarship is for Juniors and young riders competing at the GMHA Festival of Eventing August Horse Trials in the Preliminary Division. The riders in the highest standings will be awarded. Young equestrians have the opportunity to win a share of the $2,000 award. Previous winners have furthered their careers by investing in… Read more »