About the Scholarship

The Jockey Club Scholarship is awarded to a student who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree or higher at any university and has demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in the Thoroughbred racing industry. The Jockey Club 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. The funding considers student's career aspirations, activities involving the equine or Thoroughbred industry, and high academic achievement.


How to Apply?

  • All applicants must complete the scholarship application initially in order to receive this fund. The scholarship application is available on the official website.

  • A student should provide an official transcript of college/institution where he/she is pursuing the education.

  • Also, an applicant is required to submit a reference letter from his/her faculty or guide.

  • An applicant is required to demonstrate academic achievement as well as co-curricular activities he/she has participated in.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The organization is funding $15000 ($7500 per academic semester) annually to only one eligible candidate.

The Scholarship Deadline is on 31st May 2019. Hence all applicants must submit all scholarship related transcripts before the deadline date. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree or higher.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited university or college.

  • The applicant must be interested in pursuing a career in the Thoroughbred racing industry.