The Meadows Standardbred Owners Association is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2024-2025 MSOA Collegiate Scholarships.

Thanks to the help of generous partners, this year will feature one of the most lucrative scholarships offerings in the lengthy history of the program, with almost $30,000 available to the winners.

“We have been very fortunate to have generous and faithful partners over the past several years” said the MSOA President Lisa Dunn.  “These groups have stepped up yet again to allow the MSOA to offer a significant amount of scholarship money to help our members’ families.  We can’t thank our sponsors enough for their support.”

This year’s scholarships include:

$10,000 Bob Key Memorial Scholarship

$  5,000 MSOA Scholarship

$  5,000 Burke Racing Scholarship

$  2,400 Heston Blue Chip Scholarship – Donated by Winbak Farms

$  2,500 Amulet Rehabilitation and Conditioning Scholarship

$  2,200 Betting Line Scholarship – Donated by Hanover Shoe Farms

$  1,000 The Meadows Racetrack Scholarship

Applicants must be a son or daughter of an owner, trainer, driver or groom who has participated in harness racing in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on a regular basis over the past 2 years preceding the application.  Said parent must be a member of the MSOA, and the applicant must be at least a senior in high school.  One application covers all of the above listed scholarships.

An independent committee at the Harness Horse Youth Foundation will review the applicants and determine the winners of each individual award.

Applications must be submitted to the MSOA Office or postmarked no later than Friday, May 24, 2024.

CLICK HERE for an application.