2006ScholarshipAwardees Helen Dietrich: Helen and her family have owned Morgans since 1990 and operate a Morgan breeding program centering on sport-oriented Morgans. Helen has trained for the past eight years with FEI rider and trainer, Catherine Echternach. Helen brought her mare, Bethesda Silhouette, from barely broke to Third Level, where she will show in Open Dressage competition in 2006. Helen plans to use her scholarship monies to train with Pam Goodrich, an International rider, trainer and coach to Echternach. Helen Dietrich and Bethesda Carbon Copy Rebecca Douglass with KLN All In Command and Spring Hollow Raindancer Rebecca Douglass: Rebecca has an 18 year history of riding and held several working student positions with FEI trainers. Three years ago she bought her first Morgan and now has two she trains and competes – KLN All In Command and Spring Hollow Raindancer. Rebecca trains with Uwe Steiner, a renowned international rider and teacher twice a month. She plans to use her MDA Scholarship monies to fund continued clinics with Steiner. Catherine Gerardi: Catherine got her first Morgan in 1993, and competed with that gelding, Forsite Rhythm-N-Blues, at Third and Fourth Level during the 2005 show season and is schooling FEI. She also schools her mare at Third and Fourth Level. Catherine plans to use her MDA scholarship monies to train under Victor Silva for 1 to 2 weeks of FEI work on Grand Prix schoolmasters.