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Research Grants Due 6/30/2024

Research Grants Due 6/30/2024

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION  

RESEARCH GRANTS DUE JUNE 30, 2024   

 

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation’s (TERF) application for research grants is due no later than June 30, 2024. With the vision and mission of bettering the life of Thoroughbreds, TERF primarily aims to support students in pursuit of education in equine industry careers  Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION  AWARDS $5,000 TO THOROUGHBRED RETIREMENT FOUNDATION

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5,000 TO THOROUGHBRED RETIREMENT FOUNDATION

November 20, 2023

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) $5,000 to be used for educational purposes.

The TRF’s mission is to rescue ex-racehorses, no longer able to compete at the racetrack, from neglect, abuse, and slaughter. Further, TRF collaborates with correctional facilities in eight states to provide vocational training to inmates who, in turn, care for horses that are not suitable for second athletic careers. Read More

 

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $4,000 TO UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA FOUNDATION

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $4,000 TO UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA FOUNDATION

March 18, 2022

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award $ 4,000 to University of Minnesota Foundation to be used for educational purposes for students.

University of Minnesota Foundation’s mission is to provide hands on experience for their students that provide opportunities that represent the breadth and depth of all thing equine in the Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Their programming also gives Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5,000 TO THOROUGHBRED RETIREMENT FOUNDATION

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5,000 TO THOROUGHBRED RETIREMENT FOUNDATION

March 4, 2022

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) $5,000 to be used for educational purposes.

The TRF’s mission is to rescue ex-racehorses, no longer able to compete at the racetrack, from neglect, abuse, and slaughter. Further, TRF collaborates with correctional facilities in eight states to provide vocational training to inmates who, in turn, Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5,000 TO RETIRED RACEHORSE PROJECT

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5,000 TO RETIRED RACEHORSE PROJECT

February 18, 2022

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award the Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) $5,000 to be used for educational purposes.

RRP’s mission is to facilitate placement of Thoroughbred ex-racehorses in second careers by increasing demand for them in the equestrian marketplace and educating equestrians to provide the training that secures their future. The driving force behind everything RRP does is educating the public, especially equestrians and equine enthusiasts, about the potential and versatility Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $4,000 TO MIDATLANTIC HORSE RESCUE

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $4,000 TO MIDATLANTIC HORSE RESCUE

January 21, 2021

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award $4,000 to the MidAtlantic Horse Rescue (MAHR) for educational purposes.

MAHR’s mission is to rescue thoroughbreds from feed lots and kill pens and transition horses directly off the track. After quarantine and careful evaluation, horses are adopted into loving homes as sport horses and pets.

In alignment with their mission to support and promote equine education by supporting organizations that are educating the public on the proper care of horses, TERF offers Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $16,000 TO WILSON COLLEGE

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $16,000 TO WILSON COLLEGE

November 5, 2021

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award Wilson College

$16,000 to be used for scholarships of $4,000 to four students with equine and animal related majors. The recipients are Kaylee Bill ’22 of Seven Valleys, Pa., a veterinary nursing major with a concentration in EQUI-ASSIST®; Drew Stevens ’22 of Harleysville, Pa., an equestrian studies major; Natalie Cowdrick ’22 of Hagerstown, Md., an equestrian studies major; and Rebekka Visniesky ’22 of Ridgway, Pa., a veterinary nursing major with a concentration in EQUI-ASSIST®.

Wilson College’s mission is to empower students through an engaged, collaborative, liberal artseducation which combines the skills and focused study needed for success in work and life. Through a close, supportive community that develops the mind Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $12,000 TO CORNELL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $12,000 TO CORNELL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

October 22, 2021

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award $ 12,000 to Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine to be used for educational purposes.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s mission is to advance veterinary medicine at the interface of discovery and application. They promote research at the molecular, cellular, organismal, and population levels to better inform the practice of medicine, public health, and policy. Cornell is dedicated to excellence in research, educational programs and professional service and Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $20,000 TO THE FOUNDATION FOR THE HORSE

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $20,000 TO THE FOUNDATION FOR THE HORSE

December 3, 2021

THE CHARITABLE ARM OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF THE EQUINE PRACTITIONERS (AAEP)

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award $14,000 to the Foundation for the Horse, the Charitable Arm of the American Association of the Equine Practitioners (AAEP) to be used for research entitled: “Direct and indirect effects of platelet rich plasma on neutrophil stimulation.”

Foundation for the Horse’s mission is to improve the health and welfare of the horse, to further the professional development of its members, and to provide resources and leadership for the benefit of the equine industry. These principles have guided the AAEP for Read More

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION  AWARDS $2,500 TO AMPLIFY HORSE RACING

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS $2,500 TO AMPLIFY HORSE RACING

November 19,2021

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award $ 2,500 to Amplify Horse Racing to be used for educational, mentorship, and career opportunities.

Amplify Horse Racing’s mission is to amplify careers and education in the thoroughbred industry. They do this by supporting and enhancing existing educational and engagement initiatives, while creating and developing new opportunities that lead them into the future. Amplify wants to open doors for anyone to be involved, welcoming all backgrounds, organizations, initiatives, riding disciplines, and age groups. Their goal is to generate positivity, share knowledge and experience, and to collaborate.

Annise Montplaisir, President & Co-Founder states, “Amplify Horse Racing is honored to be a recipient of a TERF grant, and thankful for the support to continue advancing our mission of promoting education and careers in the Thoroughbred industry. One of our goals since Amplify’s inception has been to develop and launch a mentorship program for young adults interested in pursuing a Thoroughbred industry career. In August, we successfully launched the Amplify Read More