IEA

Opportunities for Riders

IEA Benevolent Fund

Each year the IEA offers assistance to our members through programs funded through the IEA Benevolent Fund. The Financial Assistance Program offers aid to incoming rider members who require help financing their IEA competition. The Coaches Assistance Grant offers financial assistance to our member Coaches in their time of need.

DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR RIDER FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:  August 15, 2021

IEA Founders College Scholarship Awards

Each year at the IEA National Final competitions, the IEA awards upwards of $24,300 in scholarships to the top placing and second highest placing Seniors in Individual classes at our National Finals.

Colantuoni Hunt Seat Supplemental Grant 2021-2022

Open to Hunt Seat riders in grades 4-12 who demonstrate financial need.  Riders must also apply to the IEA Benevolent Fund Financial Assistance Program to be considered for these additional grant funds.

DEADLINE TO APPLY:  August 15, 2021

Muzzy Family/MZ Farms IEA National Finals TRAVEL GRANT

National Sportsmanship Award

Winner(s) of the 2021 National Sportsmanship Award will be announced before July 30, 2021.  Stay tuned.

Zone Specific Scholarships

Each Zone within the IEA offers scholarships to their graduating seniors. For more information please contact the Zone Administrator in your area.

Applications for the 2021-2022 Season will be posted later this summer/fall.