Grants & Resources
Athlete Scholarships & Grants
R.D. Payne Equine Scholarship
A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to an individual striving to advance their equestrian abilities and, ultimately, pursue a career in the equine industry. Deadline to apply: 4:30 p.m. Second Friday in September.
Women to Watch Grant
The Women to Watch is a grant program administered by Sport Manitoba Coaching designed to assist young girls and women to further their involvement in their chosen sport. A $500 sport grant will be awarded to a female athlete, official, or volunteer, as well as a female coach who meets the criteria. The funds for this grant are provided by Sport Manitoba Coaching.
Manitoba Horse Council established a fund to help promote recreational programs and projects throughout the province of Manitoba. Since the inception of this program in 2010, many projects have been supported throughout the province, which have included trail development and construction, improvements to corrals and equine camp sites, educational clinics, equine safety and welfare.
Who can apply?
- Member Clubs of MHC that have been members in good standing of MHC for a minimum of 12 months and whose members are MHC members
- Committees of MHC whose projects meet the required criteria
- Individual MHC members having sufficient support and resources to ensure projects are achieved
What will grants be awarded for?
Projects or programs which are for the benefit of Manitoba’s recreational riders or Manitoba’s horse owners as a whole. All capital projects must be situated on public or publicly contracted lands e.g. municipal, regional or crown lands. Clinics must be open to any and all MHC members.
Grant Application Form is available for download below. Complete eligibility criteria and budget forms are available by request from the MHC office at 204‐925‐5718 or [email protected]
Grant Budget Template (xls)
Provincial/Territorial Sports Organizations
National Sports Organizations
International Sports Organizations