Scholarship and Funding Opportunities

  • All undergraduate and graduate students in crop-related majors are encouraged to apply for Syngenta's agricultural scholarship.  The deadline is Friday, May 26, 2017.  For more information, click here

Job Opportunities 

  • Elizabeth Station horse farm in Paris, KY is seeking full or part-time assistance with sales prep, mare and foal care, rehabilitation, and training.  Applicants should have a passion for horses, and equine experience is preferred.  For more information, send a resume and/or letter of interest to Lee Felts
  • Equibase, the official source for Thoroughbred racing information in North America, is seeking a part-time data operations coordinator.  Responsibilities will include website promotion and maintenance, reporting, marketing communications, customer service, and more.  For more information, click here. Resumes may also be sent to Meredith Helm, human resources manager at the Jockey Club. 
  • Stonecross Farm in Shelbyville, KY is seeking a full-time farm manager. Graduates are preferred, but the employer is interested in considering current students as well.  Equine industry experience is highly preferred.  Those interested should send their resume to Amanda Saha
  • The UK Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry department is seeking a part-time lab aid.  For more information, click here
  • A local employer is seeking undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in working on campus as an administrative assistant. The primary responsibilities for this position include organizing files, folders, and supplies, organizing receipts, managing timesheets, and entering various transactions. For more information, click here
  • The University of Kentucky Cats Den is seeking a part-time digital media coordinator.  For more information, click here

Events

  • The Kentucky Horse Park invites all UK students, faculty, and staff to its Run Walk Club, happening Mondays, June 5 to September 25, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Attendees can enjoy music, craft beers, food trucks, local vendors, and more.  Entry is free.  For more information, click here.