Youth Excellence Seminar

Kicking off at 9 a.m. CT on Tuesday, June 30, the virtual 2020 Bank of America Youth Excellence Seminar runs through Wednesday, July 1.

Youth Excellence Seminar (YES)

 

What is YES?

The Bank of America Youth Excellence Seminar welcomes AQHYA members and nonmembers, ages 10 to 18, to experience this virtual event that offers valuable leadership skills, inspiring speakers and AQHYA governance items. AQHYA officer and director elections will also take place during the virtual 2020 YES. To learn more about AQHYA officer and director elections, view the Guide to Campaigning.  

YES Facts

  • Anyone can view – current AQHYA members and nonmembers.
  • Youth will have access to online leadership development videos and sessions. 
  • Five AQHYA officers will be elected—president, first vice president, second vice president, member and member.
  • Regional directors will be elected—AQHYA has 11 regions; each region elects three AQHYA members as directors.

Wrangler ASPIRE Award

The Wrangler ASPIRE Award is a $1,000 award provided by Wrangler for an AQHYA member who excels in leadership and service. The award assists in developing and improving scholarship, leadership and community interest, and participation of young horsemen. The award presentation is TBA.

Download HERE! Wrangler ASPIRE Award

Questions About YES?

Contact the youth department at 806-376-4811 or youth@aqha.org

Reach Out to Impact at YES