$20,000/Yr Jockey Club Advancement of Women in Racing Scholarship Application 2022-2023

$20,000/Yr Jockey Club Advancement of Women in Racing Scholarship Application 2022-2023.

Are you looking for an Equine Studies Scholarships? If yes, apply for $20,000/Yr The Jockey Club Advancement of Women in Racing Scholarship Application 2022-2023. See scholarship details, requirements and the link to apply below;

Host Institution: Any college or university in the USA

Level of Study: Open to undergraduates and graduate students enrolled in a full-time program at a college or university.

Field of Study: Open to any equine breed or discipline; preference will be given to candidates with the expressed desire to secure employment in the Thoroughbred industry.

Number of Scholarship: Not Stated

Target Group: Open to women only.

Scholarship Value: $20,000 ($10,000 per semester)

Eligibility and Other Details: 

  • To be eligible for any of The Jockey Club’s scholarships, an individual must be a resident of the United States, Canada, or Puerto Rico.
  • Open to women only.
  • Minimum grade point average: 3.0
  • Candidates have the option to apply for all scholarships for which they are eligible; however, they can win only one scholarship per academic year.
  • Scholarships are open to any equine breed or discipline; preference will be given to candidates with the expressed desire to secure employment in the Thoroughbred industry.*
  • *For only The Jockey Club Benevolence Scholarship, preference will be given to family members of farm/backstretch workers. Applicants are not required to be pursuing a career in the equine or Thoroughbred industries.*
  • Scholarships are for one academic school year, paid per semester, and recipients must reapply every year.
  • If awarded a scholarship, recipients are required to commit to at least eight community service hours per academic year (at least four per semester) in the equine industry (e.g., volunteering for an aftercare or backstretch organization). The Jockey Club can assist students in securing volunteer opportunities.
  • For spring 2023 semester renewal of a scholarship, students must maintain a 3.00 cumulative grade point average (2.50 grade point average for the recipient of The Jockey Club Benevolence Scholarship) and full-time status at the college/university/program that the recipient was enrolled in for the fall 2022 semester.
  • If selected to receive one of The Jockey Club’s scholarships, the recipient must provide The Jockey Club with proof of enrollment at a college/university/program for the 2022-2023 academic year.

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should visit the official scholarship application link here >> https://thejockeyclub.slideroom.com/

Deadline: February 1, 2022