Pony Trots Scholarship

Formalise a pathway from Pony Trots to the Harness Racing industry!

What do you receive?

  • Application fee for C Grade Drivers Licensed waived (1 year only)
  • Fee free Certificate II in Racing, Certificate III in Racing or Certificate IV in Racing training course.
  • Grant to purchase driver and/or horse gear required to commence a career (value to $2000)
  • 12 months coaching and mentoring from a HRV approved A Grade Driver

How to Apply

Each applicant is required to create a short video answering the
application questions that can be found below.
The video will then need to be submitted to HRV via email to, WeTransfer or any other media transfer

Application questions
1. Outline your involvement in Pony Trots. Please include details such as
length of involvement, achievements etc.
2. How did you get involved in the Harness Racing Industry?
3. If you were to be awarded with a scholarship, what are 3 ways you would
promote Harness Racing to the broader community?
4. What is your long-term plan to stay involved in harness racing?
5. Why should we choose you to be the 2020/21 Pony Trot Scholar?


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** Applicant must be 15 years and older