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Important Notes - Verne Batchelder Instructor Fund

Please read the Grant information and requirements before proceeding.

The following application form and all required documentation must be received by TDF's office on or before September 10th to be considered.

We encourage you to review this application and gather all materials prior to starting the online application process. Once you start, your work cannot be saved. Helpful tip- type your answers into a word document, save, and then copy and paste your answers into this form. The link to download the Word file is available in the right-hand sidebar of this page.

Applications will only be accepted through this online form.  Please contact us at (402) 434-8585 or if you have questions or need assistance.

  • Please download and sign this Signature Page. Attach it to this application at the bottom of this page.

Please check that all required fields are complete before submitting.

Contact Information
First Name *
Last Name *
Mailing Address
(must currently reside in Region 1, 3, or 8)
Professional Information
Your Training Plan
Financial Information
Please upload your detailed budget in PDF, Excel or Word format.
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Recommendation Letters

Provide two (2) recommendation letters from individuals who can speak about you as a dressage professional.

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Signature Page
Sign and date the signature page, found at the top of the application.
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After you click submit, a notification page will show confirming your application has been received. You will be notified via email that the application has been received within 2 business days. If you do not receive confirmation that your application has been received, please call our office at (402) 434-8585.