The American and Canadian Associations of Professional Farriers (AAPF/CAPF) have introduced a new Roy Bloom Scholarship program.
The goal is to encourage farriers to pursue their continuing education by attending the International Hoof-Care Summit, as well as participating in the AAPF/CAPF mentoring program.
This new program will annually recognize three eligible farriers by providing each with a package that includes:
In addition, the program will select a Grand Prize winner from these three farriers who also will receive a 2- to 3-day opportunity to work with the AAPF/CAPF mentor of their choice. The program will pay for the transportation and lodging expenses of the Grand Prize winner to work with their selected mentor.
To qualify, applicants must:
Each applicant will be required to complete a brief application and submit one of the following options: