The American Morgan Horse Association's 2018 Breed Promotion Grant offered to Morgan enthusiasts for their promotional efforts is now open for submissions. The application deadline is January 15, 2018.
This grant is open to any AMHA club, organized Morgan group, Morgan barn, or AMHA-affiliated organization (individuals are ineligible). At least one member of the applying party must be a current AMHA member and all horses involved must be registered Morgans. AMHA will award up to $10,000 each year and will consider requests of all sizes. Applicants may request funding for any Morgan breed promotion purpose. In 2017, AMHA awarded monies to 13 recipients, promoting to breed to nearly 1 million people across the United States and in Australia.
The applicant needs to make a compelling grant request and include information regarding the size of the audience or reach of the program. Applications must include a full proposal of the idea, budget details, and proof of any advertising collateral or materials that will be used to promote the event and/or program.
AMHA reserves the right to award as many or as few grants as deemed appropriate based upon the grant requests received.
The grant application closes at 5 p.m. Monday, January 15, 2018. Grant recipients are required to file a written summary of the activities the grant funded within 45 days of expending the funds.
An application can be downloaded by clicking here.
Contact Chris Koliander at (802) 985-4944 ext. 402 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the grant applications and process.
-- via AMHA