Your Region 13 Youth Board:
Youth Junior Leaders. (Enthusiastic, Active Youth in
Training to Serve on the Youth Board of Directors. All Youth
Would you like to be more active in Region 13 Youth
Activities? Consider joining the Youth Board and help
create a fun, educational environment for others.
Contact any Youth Board Member for more information.
You can also visit us on Facebook and Instagram!
Region 13 Youth Assistance Fund:
The Region 13 Youth Board has set up the Youth Assistance
Fund to provide aide to any youth showing an Arabian at any
competition that demonstrates financial need. To
encourage youth to choose an Arabian as their partner, the
Region 13 Youth Board will be raising money to provide both
monetary and in-kind assistance to those in need.
Qualified applicants must reside within the Region 13
geographical area. They do not need to be a member of
AHA. Assistance can be used for any show including
unrated competitions, county fairs, 4-H competitions, and
rated competitions. For more information about the
program and an application, please contact Jennifer at
Region 13 Sport Horse Show:
Enjoy the Friday afternoon Youth Pizza Party, coloring
contest, and T-shirt sales during the Sport Horse Regional
Show. Stop by our Youth Table for more information.
See you there!
Youth T-shirt Fundraiser & Promotion:
Be a Part of History! Each Year, Region 13 Youth Design a
Unique T-shirt to Celebrate the Regional show. Limited
sponsor space is available on the back of these one of a
kind shirts. Each year, more than 300 shirts are sold
provided unlimited advertising of your business. To
reserve your spot on the back of the 2015 shirt, please
email this form and $50 to the Regional Youth Coordinator.
Saturday is Youth Day at Regionals. Buy a t-shirt and
support youth activities!
Regional Championship Activities: Main Ring
There is so much more to do at the Regional Show than just
ride! The Youth Club is offering lots of activities to keep
you busy throughout the weekend. Check the Youth Activities
section each day for crafts, muck bucket diving, coloring
activities, games, horse facts, candy, and fun!
Battle of the Barns: Does your Barn have what it takes to
be named the Best Barn at Region 13? Check Daily for
activities to in which to earn points for the coveted title.
Some activities require an adult partner so warn your
parents, trainers, and coaches early!
Ribbon Girls: Do you love to be in the picture? High School
Aged Youth are invited to apply to become Ribbon Presenters
at the Main Ring Regional Show. Put on some stylish boots
and a great outfit and help the photographer create the
perfect win photos! Contact Jennifer (219-689-1881) for more
Youth Pizza Party: Friday approximately 5pm. All Youth are
invited to enjoy Pizza & Pop courtesy of your Region 13
Youth Board and local sponsors.
Chuck-A-Duck: Saturday immediately after the Afternoon
Session Ends. Win $100 Cash if your Duck is the closest to
the center mark! Both Adult and Youth Divisions. Buy
your Ducks from the youth during the show. Ducks are $2 each
or 6 for $10.
Come pick up your copy of the Hippology test on Friday from 11
am to 1 pm.
Complete the test within
30 minutes to
win a great prize! Reference materials will be available at
the youth booth. All participants will receive a gift
for entering. Challenge your parents, trainers or coaches to
take the test. Score higher than your adult challenger
and win even more!
treasure hunt day!! Stop by the youth booth on
your treasure hunt list. The hunt will remain open
You only have one hour to return all the items on your list.
Prizes awarded in 3 age categories.
Coloring Contest: Color the Region 13 Logo and win a
t-shirt or other great prizes! Pick up the coloring sheets
at the Youth Activities Table. Winners announced Sunday
Morning at 10 am.
Scholarship Presentation: Meet the Region 13 Youth
Scholarship winner on Saturday night!
Win a Region 13 T-shirt!:
Region 13 Youth are selling class sponsorships to support
both the Sport Horse Regionals and the Main Ring Regionals.
The Youth who sells the most class sponsorships will win a
cool Region 13 T-shirt! Please ask your trainer,
parents, grandparents, and equine businesses to support our
Here is the Regional Sponsorship form!
Region 13 Youth Excellence Scholarship Program Guidelines (Y.E.S.
The focus of this scholarship is to reward our youth within
the Arabian horse community who have served and promoted the
Arabian horse with their energy, idealism, and leadership,
providing a positive role model for others. The
recipient should display dedication to their family, service
to their community, school, and/or church, and academic
Up to two $1500 scholarships may be awarded to the
top two applicants from Region 13.
Application can be downloaded
Program guidelines can be downloaded
here. All scholarship forms, photocopies, and letter of reference
must be mailed in the same envelope to Chairperson and
POSTMARKED ON OR BEFORE April 30th. Applications
and letters postmarked after that date WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE
|● Involvement in Equine
|● Sense of direction in
|● Completion of essay
|● Academic achievement and
|● Applicants must be
planning or currently majoring in any profession
that requires college or other training equivalent.
|● Applicants must be
high school seniors or freshman at an accredited
college, university, or vocational/technical school.
|● Applicants must
have been a resident of Region 13 within previous
two years and be a current member of AHA through a
Region 13 affiliate club.
Scholarship receipients will be announced at the
Region 13 Championship Show to be held in June.
Scholarship checks will be paid in the name of
the school or the school and recipient upon
enrollment for the fall semester.
Scholarship must be used in the year it is
Recipients are only eligible for ONE award.
Chair Rosemary Cate,
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