College Scholarship Day Pre-Registration
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Date: Friday, October 18
Event begins: 11:00 a.m.
Location: College Zone on the North Terrace
What to Expect
Students receive free general admission, food and giveaways with a valid student I.D. Scholarship and prize drawings will be drawn throughout the day. Students must be scanned in at the North Terrace to be live in drawings.
By the Numbers
$70,000The total amount in scholarship money that will be awarded on October 18
18Lucky winners will take home a scholarship on October 18
$10,000The value of two of the scholarships awarded by RunHappy
$2,000The value of ten scholarships that will be awarded in partnership with the KTA
30+Prize packages up for grabs on April 5
1,000The first 1,000 students to participate receive a free Southern Proper t-shirt or water bottle.
$30,000in scholarships to be awarded by Thoroughbred industry partners in partnership with Amplify
Kentucky Thoroughbred Association and Industry Support
Keeneland has partnered with the KTA for more than a decade to host College Scholarship Day annually during the Spring and Fall Meets. Runhappy joined forces with the event in 2016, and offers two $10,000 scholarships to students during the Spring.
This Fall, six industry partners have teamed up to each provide a $5,000 scholarship. This brings the 2019 Fall total to $70,000 in scholarships.
Since its inception, the College Scholarship Day program has awarded more than $400,000 in scholarships and attracted thousands of students to the race track.
Thoroughbred Industry Students
Students who are enrolled full-time and work in the Thoroughbred industry or have parents working within the industry are eligible for all scholarships and prizes throughout the day, but also have the opportunity to win industry-specific scholarships and prizes.