Young Rider Graduate Program Application

Applicant Criteria

  • Must be between 20 & 28 years of age
  • Must be a current USDF PM or GM member
  • Riding at Third Level or above

The USDF National Youth Programs Committee shall consider all applications received by October 31, 2024; preference will be given to those applying by the September 30 deadline. Selection will be based upon demonstrated commitment to riding, training and/or teaching, and evidence of proficiency at Third Level or above. Recommendations may be submitted to support the completed application.

Rider Information


Riding Experience

Competition Experience

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Goals & Community Involvement

Examples include committee work, volunteering, teaching, training, etc.
* Entry is required