Schwartz receives scholarship from the Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association
Aubrey Schwartz, of Washington Court House, received a scholarship from the Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association.
Schwartz is the daughter of Bret and Robin Schwartz and graduated from Miami Trace High School. She is currently enrolled at Wilmington College with a double major in Agriculture and Education, and a minor in Political Science.
Schwartz said she hopes to teach agriculture in a high school and be a consultant for Future Farmers of America.
“My family’s history in harness racing has been one of the most influential things in my life,” she said.
The Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association awarded 11 scholarships to college and postgraduate students for the 2021-2022 academic year.
The OHHA scholarship is available to high school graduates and students enrolled in a diploma or certificate program. Graduate students are eligible if they are enrolled in a graduate or professional level program specific to harness racing. The scholarships are based on academic merit and financial need and should be used to cover costs and expenses directly related to coursework and graduation from a college or university. In addition, the applicant or a family member must be a member of OHHA.
The Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association (OHHA) is a non-profit organization serving Standardbred horse owners, breeders, trainers, handlers and fans who participate in the sport of harness racing in Buckeye State.
The OHHA was founded in 1953. The mission of the Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association is to preserve, protect, promote and serve the entire Standardbred industry in Ohio and beyond.