Two $1,000 College Scholarship Drawings Scheduled for Louisiana Premier Day at Delta Downs Racetrack on February 5
Registration Now 11:00 am – 12 noon
(Vinton, La.) – Two $1,000 of scholarships will now be available for college and university students registers for spring and summer semesters on Saturday, February 5 at Delta Downs Racetrack & Casino. The scholarships will be offered by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association (LTBA) as part of Louisiana Premier day that features 10 stakes races for Louisiana bred horses.
The LTBA criteria for the two $1,000 scholarships on February 5, Louisiana Premier Day are:
Must be a college student enrolled full-time in an Accredited College, University or Community College for spring/summer 2022.
Scholarships will be awarded by random draw.
Must be in good standing with the college or university.
Must be present to win at the Winner’s Circle when the announcement is made.
Must have college ID and government-issued ID.
Must have University ID number or Social Security number.
For Louisiana Premier Day:
Registration: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon at the designated booth
Races begin: 12:00 noon
Drawing Time: Two scholarships will be awarded after the fifth race. The scholarship will be deposited directly into the student’s account at the college or university. The student is asked to know the name and address of the college that they are attending.
“The scholarship program helps fund students as they pursue their degree programs in Community Colleges, Universities and other accredited higher education programs,” said Roger Heitzmann, secretary/treasurer LTBA. “We often hear from the award winners about how much this helped them continue their course of study. The students are pursuing all types of degree programs and it just our small part in encouraging them to complete their studies.”
For more information about Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association visit louisianabred.com or call (504) 947-4676.