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Keeneland welcomes all currently enrolled college students on Friday, April 19, to enjoy a day of racing, prizes, scholarship giveaways, behind-the-scenes racing experiences, reserved seating and more!

By registering students will receive a free general admission ticket to enjoy the races.  Students who register and attend the day are eligible to win (2) $10,000 scholarships, (10) $2,000 scholarships, and prizes.

Winners must be on site to win the (2) $10,000 scholarships.

Registration will close at 3:00 p.m. EST on Friday, April 19. Please use your current student email address during the checkout process.

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What opportunities will be available?

Students who attend the races on April 19 and have their ticket they received from registering at the gates upon entry will have the opportunity to win scholarships and prizes. There will also be the opportunity to get free swag, mocktails, photos and more in the North Terrace!

Students will receive 15% off at the Keeneland Shop with a valid student ID.

Please Note: All students must attend the race day and have their ticket scanned at an admission gate to be entered to win all scholarships and prizes.

Where do the College Scholarship Activities happen?

Start your day by visiting the North Terrace, which is where all of the College Scholarship Activities take place. For easiest entry, enter through the North Gate.

What time does it start?

The North Terrace Activities will be available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Swag items will be given to the first 2,000 students.

The first race will begin at 1:00 p.m. and races conclude around 6 p.m.

Where can I sit?

Reserved Seating will be provided all day in Sections A and B of the Grandstand on a first come first serve basis.

When are scholarships given away?

A $2,000 scholarship will be given away during each of the 10 races that day. The (2) $10,000 scholarships will be given away approximately around 3:00 p.m. that day. The exact time will be shared closer to the date.

How are scholarship winners notified?

Winners will be notified using the phone number provided at registration. Winners will also be announced on Instagram @Keenelandcollege

What prizes can I win?

Prizes include a pair of Tim McGraw tickets courtesy of Central Bank Center and Rupp Arena, Maple & J jewelry, LexLive gift basket, City BBQ gift basket, Marriott Griffin Gate Night Stay + Breakfast, Jeff Ruby's gift card, Horse Country tour, KY Lottery Visa Gift Card, 21C Visit, and Bluegrass Brothers apparel.

To view the full list of rules for College Scholarship Day registration, please click HERE.

Have questions? Contact us at (859) 254-3412

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