|Tuesday, November 14, 2023||Contact: Shannon Luce (859) 224-2716|
|Applications Open for The Jockey Club’s Internship Program and Academic Scholarships|
Applications for The Jockey Club’s paid internship program for college students and recent college graduates and its five academic scholarships opened today.
The internship program will accommodate up to three interns and is now available in the summer or fall based on the intern’s preference. Interns will gain exposure to all companies and departments within the organization, and they will have the opportunity to spend additional time in areas that they find to be of particular interest. The program will last eight weeks.
The internships will take place in The Jockey Club’s offices located in Lexington, Ky. For more information and to view the application, interested candidates should visit bit.ly/tjcinternships. Applications are being accepted through January 5, 2024. Selected interns will be notified in February 2024.
The Jockey Club scholarships will apply to the 2024-2025 academic year and are as follows:
Applications for all five scholarships are open through January 5, 2024. More information and links to applications for the scholarships can be found here:
bit.ly/tjcscholarships24. The recipients of each scholarship will be announced in the spring of 2024 in advance of the initial distribution of funds for the fall 2024 semester.
The Jockey Club, founded in 1894 and dedicated to the improvement of Thoroughbred breeding and racing, is the breed registry for North American Thoroughbreds. In fulfillment of its mission, The Jockey Club, directly or through subsidiaries, provides support and leadership on a wide range of important industry initiatives, and it serves the information and technology needs of owners, breeders, media, fans and farms. It founded America’s Best Racing (americasbestracing.net), the broad-based fan development initiative for Thoroughbred racing, and in partnership with the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association, operates OwnerView (ownerview.com), the ownership resource. Additional information is available at jockeyclub.com.