- 23 Aug
The Maryland Thoroughbred Industry Scholarship Fund (MTISF) committee has selected 16 recipients to receive scholarships this year, highlighted by the Lucy Acton Memorial Scholarship and the Eddie McMullen Memorial Scholarship.
Maryland Thoroughbred Industry Scholarship Fund was founded more than 30 years ago, and managed until recently, by the Maryland Racing Media Association (MRMA). Today the MTISF is a joint venture with MRMA and the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association, the Maryland Horse Breeders Association, the Maryland Jockey Club.The program is designed to provide meaningful financial assistance to currently enrolled students who are active in the Maryland Thoroughbred industry.
To be eligible, applicants had to be enrolled at a college or university for the upcoming fall semester and had to have worked in Maryland’s Thoroughbred industry.