TCA is a charitable organization whose objective is to raise money for distribution to non-profit organizations that work toward improving the lives of Thoroughbred racehorses and assist the people who work with them. Over the past 30 years, TCA has distributed over $23 million to more than 200 Thoroughbred industry organizations.
Grant applicants must meet the following criteria:
*TCA does not fund first-year or start-up organizations
*TCA does not provide seed money nor fund proof of concept requests
The 2020 grant application deadline is May 1. Grants will be awarded in September.
The 2020 grant application for aftercare and equine-assisted therapy organizations is available here. This application must be used for any applicants that provide direct care for horses. The following supporting documents are available for download:
The 2020 grant application for backstretch/farm employee programs and research organizations is available here. The following supporting documents are available for download: