The T.I.P. Young Rider of the Year Award will recognize a young rider, 18 or under as of January 1 of the award year, who owns or leases a Thoroughbred for use in 4-H, Pony Club or other activities.

The winner(s) will be determined through an essay contest with a total award of $5,000 annually that can be applied to the college of their choice or to their participation in an event that furthers their involvement with horses.

To apply for the T.I.P. Young Rider of the Year Award, please download, complete and return an application to The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program.

Applications are due June 30.

Download the Young Rider of the Year Award Application