Youth Director Stellamaris Trimmingham (Minnie)
Youth Coordinator Karen Laprade
Region 17 Youth Bursary

Region 17 of the Arabian Horse Association (AHA) will award bursary dollars in recognition of excellence in stewardship of the Arabian breed through the criteria set forth below. The bursary will be in the total amount of $1,500.00 to be applied towards the educational pursuits of youth members, in good standing, of a Region 17 AHA club at the closing date of this application and the membership year preceding the closing date of this application. The Applicant must be a youth member of AHA as defined within the AHA handbook.


The application and all supporting documents must be sent in triplicate (3 copies) by mail or courier (NO EMAILS WILL BE ACCEPTED):

Bursary Recipients

2019   Jake Kavanagh

2018   Maddy Rempel 

2017   Arianna Bell 

2016   Kaitlin Payne 
2015   Victoria Fryer 
2014   Natalie Alves 
2013   Rebecca Alves and Emily Drain 
2012   Louisa Feary and Nicole Quinn 
2011   Kathleen Fryer 
2010   Conley Driediger, Ashliegh Clark and Daniella Gray 
2009   Dana Adolphson 
2008   Melissa Sirman 


Region 17  Bursary Chairperson
Laurie Mostowich
626 Woodbriar Place SW
Calgary AB  T2W 5Z2 

phone: 403.281.9062

All youth are eligible to apply for the Region 17 Bursary

They are also eligible for any of the Arabian Horse Foundation Scholarships (due April 1st)

Youth Team Tournament

Teams must be registered before the first show of the year, and by February 1st of the current year at the latest. All the information is in Chapter 23 of the AHA Handbook. Note: New rules are in effect in 2016.

Download the Youth Team Forms:

Region 17 clubs continue to support our youth by donating items for the Youth Silent Auction held at our annual  Championship Show.
Contact the Youth Director or Youth Coordinator to arrange your donation.
Thank you for contributing to Region 17 Youth!