Apply to the Emerging Athletes Program

Applications will be accepted for the 2022 Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Sessions beginning February 1.

The Emerging Athletes Program was created to provide opportunities for young riders to advance their education as they strive to become knowledgeable horsemen within the hunter/jumper community.

Those wishing to apply to a 2022 EAP Regional Training Session and who meet the eligibility requirements for participation must submit the below EAP application form, the $50 application fee, and have three individuals submit the EAP Rider Recommendation Form on their behalf, no later than April 1, 2022.

Completed applications and recommendation forms should be submitted by email to education@ushja.org.

Payments may be made over the phone by calling the USHJA office at (859) 225-6700, Monday through Friday between 8:30am-5:00pm ET, to give your credit card information; or by check made out to the United States Hunter Jumper Association and mailed to 3870 Cigar Lane, Lexington, KY 40511.

EAP Rider Application Form

EAP Rider Recommendation Form 
 

Apply for the EAP Stable Management Trainee Program

New for 2022, the EAP Committee is excited to offer a new component of the Regional Training Sessions, providing a non-riding Stable Management Trainee program to a select number of participants who are interested in learning more about the behind-the-scenes management of top-level equine athletes and competition barns.

Stable management trainees will shadow the Stable Manager at their selected Regional Training Session and receive more intensive instruction on horse care and management, providing an immersive learning experience on managing a barn and competition horses under the guidance of some of the top stable managers in our sport.

Applicants interested in the Stable Management Trainee program must submit the below EAP Stable Management Trainee application form, the $50 application fee, and have three individuals submit an EAP Stable Management Trainee Recommendation Form on their behalf, no later than April 1, 2022.

Completed applications and recommendation forms should be submitted by email to education@ushja.org.

Payments may be made over the phone by calling the USHJA office at (859) 225-6700, Monday through Friday between 8:30am-5:00pm ET, to give your credit card information; or by check made out to the United States Hunter Jumper Association and mailed to 3870 Cigar Lane, Lexington, KY 40511.

EAP Stable Management Trainee Application Form

EAP Stable Management Trainee Recommendation Form