WHC Scholarships

The WHC Scholarship Program for 2024 is now open!

The Wisconsin Horse Council proudly offers the WHC Scholarship Program each year, and the recipients receive their scholarships during a presentation ceremony at the Midwest Horse Fair.

The Wisconsin Horse Council has given out more than $134,200 since 1995!!!

Please click on the links below to access the WHC Scholarship Program Guidelines and Application.

The application is to be completed by the applicant and returned, along with supporting documents to:

Wisconsin Horse Council
Attn: Scholarship Program
PO Box 72
Columbus, WI 53925


**Application MUST be typed or word processed**

WHC Scholarship Program 2024 Guidelines - (PDF)

WHC Scholarship Program 2024 Application - (Word)

WHC Scholarship Program 2024 Application - (PDF)


Please click on the links below to see who has received WHC Scholarships since 2009.

Past Scholarship Recipients


WSHCEF Jan Spencer Scholarship 2019

*** Congratulations to Gabrielle Schumacher for winning the WSHCEF Jan Spencer Scholarship 2019!***

Jan Spencer was a member of the Wisconsin Horse Council for many years and served in several officer positions including Vice President.  Jan Spencer was devoted to the equine industry for many years and was an advocate for education.  Jan passed away in 2015 and in her memory, the Jan Spencer Scholarship has been established for non-traditional students.

One scholarship is available in the amount of $1,500 to a non-traditional student.



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