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CPI Scholarship & Educational Fund
2017 CPI Florida and Texas Scholarship Opportunities
 
Just a reminder that 2017 CPI Florida and Texas Scholarship Programs are open and deadlines are quickly approaching. Don't miss the opportunity to win a $500.00 College Scholarship to the school of your choice. For a complete list of scholarships being offered at the 2017 CPI Florida and Texas Horse Show and for a full list of rules and regulations, please visit our CPI Scholarship & Grants page

CPI Jr. Ambassador Program - "Fund My Ride" Program
CPI Florida Horse Show Deadline: November 30, 2016
CPI Texas Horse Show Deadline: January 15, 2017

Please visit our CPI Jr. Ambassador Program page for a complete list of rules and to sign up

Through the CPI Scholarship and Educational Fund's, CPI Jr. Ambassador program, Ambassadors can raise money to cover their entry fee for the CPI Horse Show while fundraising for the CPI Scholarship & Educational Fund, using the "Fund My Ride" program.

How it works:
  1. Sign up for the CPI Jr. Ambassador Program below and select "Fund My Ride" on the application
  2. Create a fundraising page on our fundraising site and customize it with text and pictures on our fundraising site.
  3. Share away with friends and family via email and social media and let people know why you're raising money for such a worthy cause.

CPI Essay Award
CPI Florida deadline is December 15, 2016
CPI Texas Deadline is February 11, 2017
 
Please visit our CPI Essay Scholarship Award page for a complete list of rules and submission information
 
CPI Florida Topic is: What film, book, poem, musical composition, or other piece of art has most influenced your life and the way that you view the world? Why?

CPI Texas Topic is: Describe an experience where you were unsuccessful in achieving your goal. What lessons did you learn from that experience?  How did it change the way you think or act?

CPI Written Horsemanship Test Award
CPI Florida Available online till December15, 2016
CPI Texas Available Online till February 18, 2017

Please visit our CPI Horsemanship Test Scholarship Award page for a complete list of rules and submission login and information.
 
The 2017 CPI Florida Horsemanship Test will be available online until  December 15, 2016 for all 2017 CPI Florida Rider entries  All tests must be submitted electronically on or before the December 15, 2016 deadline.

The 2017 CPI Texas Horsemanship Test will be available online until  February 18, 2017 for all 2017 CPI Texas Rider entries  All tests must be submitted electronically on or before the February 18, 2017 deadline.

The top TEN (10) online test scores will be eligible to complete a Written Exam during the 2017 CPI Horse Show in Florida. The highest written exam score participant will be awarded the $500.00 CPI Written Horsemanship Test Scholarship Award.
 

CPI Photojournalistic Scholarship Award
CPI Florida Horse Show Deadline: February 18, 2017
CPI Texas Horse Show Deadline: April 15, 2017

Please visit our CPI Photojournalistic Scholarship Award page for a complete list of rules and submission information.

Each Entry consists of a single image, but a CPI Horse Show participant may submit more than one Entry.
The Categories for entries are:
  1. Horse Athlete (Horse Only picture)
  2. Sponsor signage or presence
  3. Spectators
  4. Event Seminar
  5. Rider(s) receiving ribbon and/or prize
  6. Friends together at the horse show (candid)
  7. Rider(s) in hunt seat action
  8. Miscellaneous Event Picture (any moment of your choice captured during the event)
Rules
There is no limit on the number of entries per rider but there must be a minimum of five (5) riders entered per category for a prize to be awarded. Each entry must comply with the following photograph requirements:
  • Photographs must be in digital format. No print or film submissions will be accepted for entry into this Contest. The photograph need not be taken with a digital camera; scans or photographic prints are acceptable.
  • Photographs must have been taken within the three days of the CPI Horse Show. 

CPI Champion of Service Award
CPI Florida deadline is December 30, 2016
CPI Texas deadline is February 1, 2017

Please visit our CPI Champion of Service Scholarship Award page for a complete list of rules and submission information.

Community service is defined as a service that is performed for the service of a charitable organization that has been granted nonprofit, tax-exempt status by the IRS.
 
Entrant must supply the CPI with the following forms:
  • A letter on the organization's letterhead documenting the entrant's service performed and the hours served.
  • A copy of the IRS letter of recognition of exemption of all the organizations that are documenting entrants' service hours.
  • A current school transcript with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above is required.
  • Forms must be sent via United States Postal Service Certified Return Receipt to the following address:
CPI Scholarship and Educational Fund
PO Box 566357
Miami, Florida 33256

Please email a copy of your Postal Receipt to info@collegeprepinvitational.com