Pioneer Award

History

This program was started as a way to posthumously honor people who have been Pioneers in the horse industry in Minnesota — those who have been leaders who brought others to equine activities in the state.

Schedule

ALL YEAR
People in the horse industry can nominate people who they think deserve t o receive this award.

MARCH 1st
Nomination letters and other supporting information for the committee should be postmarked by this date.

AUGUST
Selected person is remembered at the Minnesota State Fair Horse Show, with a presentation to family members.

SEPTEMBER
A plaque honoring this person is placed in the "Horsemen's Hall of Fame" on the wall at the entrance to the Coliseum on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

See the Nomination Guidelines »

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