AHP Student Award

American Horse Publications congratulates Ruby Tevis and Lucile Vigouroux as the AHP Student Travel Award winners for 2019.

Ruby Tevis

Ruby Tevis is pursuing a degree in Marketing Communications, with a minor in Equine Studies at Midway University. She has versatile equine industry experience, with an in-depth knowledge of dressage, western, hunt seat, and saddle seat.

Lucile Vigouroux is majoring in Equine Studies with a concentration in Equine Science at Centenary University. She would like to go far in this industry, dedicating her professional life to helping horses and educating their caretakers.

Lucile Vigouroux

The two finalists will be interviewed by the Student Award Committee on Thursday afternoon at the AHP Equine Media Conference in Albuquerque. One student will be announced as the 2019 AHP Student Award Winner at the Student Award reception co-sponsored by SmartPak on Friday evening, May 31, 2019. The Student Award winner will receive a cash award of

$1,000. The runner-up will also receive a cash award. All cash awards are sponsored by AIM Equine Network.


Do you have a passion for horses and a career in equine media?

American Horse Publications has been rounding up students with a career goal that combines their passion for horses and media for over 25 years. The success of this continued effort is a long list of talented young people who have become assets to the equine media industry.

The AHP Student Award recognizes the talents of students by awarding up to three $1,000 travel awards to attend the AHP Annual Equine Media Conference. Travel Award winners have an opportunity to meet leading equine media professionals and discuss career possibilities during the three days of educational sessions and related networking activities. One Travel Award winner will be selected at the conference as the AHP Student Award winner and receive a cash award of $1,000.

AHP offers other opportunities for students including Student membership available to high school, college, and graduate students for annual dues of $25, and the AHP Internship Program, which offers college students an opportunity to intern at equine publishing media or businesses and gain valuable hands-on work experience.

American Horse Publications offers students interested in a career in equine publishing with several opportunities to participate in its association. To request information about any of AHP’s student programs, please contact: Judy Lincoln, American Horse Publications, (386) 760-7743, e-mail: ahorsepubs2@aol.com.

Past Student Award Winners