Joe Medico Grant Application

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Jun 29

The Joe Medico 2021

New England Equitation Championship Grant

Sponsored by JR Hudson Horse Transportation

Joe Medico, was a driver for JR Hudson Horse Transportation for over twenty years and he passed away in April, 2017. Joe always had a smile on his face and was the first to lend a helping hand. To commemorate his dedication to the NE horse world JR Hudson Horse Transportation is sponsoring two grants of $1250 each. These grants will go to qualified NE Junior Medal riders who demonstrate a financial need in order to participate in the NEHC Championships.


  • This grant would provide financial assistance to two (2) NEHC Junior Medal qualifiers.  A.) $535 for entries and one stall. B.) Stipend of $715 to cover horse transportation and other related expenses to compete in the NEHC Championships.
  • Riders who are qualified to compete in the NEHC Championships must apply by October 1.
  • After thorough review, the Joe Medico Grant Committee will award riders based upon the required essay which will be comprised of two parts. The first part of the essay will ask the applicant to state why the NE Equitation Championships is important to them.  The second part will ask for a description of the applicant’s basis for financial need.
  • Riders who receive grant cannot apply in future years.



    Phone of Trainer:

    Please provide 3 references below:

    Reference 1


    Reference 2


    Reference 3


    Essay – Part 1: State why the New England Equitation Championships is important to you. (250 words or less). (required):

    Essay – Part 2: Provide a description of your basis for financial need. (250 words or less). (required):

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