THRUST Industry Grants
~ Up to $3,000 total per year in grants ~
In a continuing effort to promote education within
the equine industry, the Washington Thoroughbred Foundation, through the
auspices of its Thoroughbred Horse Racing’s United Scholarship Trust
(THRUST) program, will present up to $3,000 total per year in educational grants. All educational endeavors will be considered, although grant recipients will be determined at the discretion of Foundation's board of directors (i.e., the selection committee).
Grant Recipients 1993 to Present
Available to immediate family
members of WTBOA and WHBPA members and other local industry affiliated
individuals. Preference is given to first-time applicants.
Please provide the following:
- A one-page (approximately 500 words) essay on why you feel you are
deserving of financial aid from the Washington Thoroughbred Foundation.
- Please let us know how you are affiliated with the local industry (WTBOA or WHBPA family member or other local industry affiliation).
- Include a statement with specific information about how you intend to use the funds. For example, it may be applied toward tuition, transportation or other need(s) related to your education. Preferably, the applicant plans to use the funds within 12 months of receipt.
- Include your contact information:
City, State, Zip
DEADLINE: JULY 31 of applicable year
For more information, contact our
offices at (253) 288-7878
Applications should be mailed to:
THRUST Industry Grant
Washington Thoroughbred Foundation
3220 Emerald Downs Dr.
Auburn, WA 98001