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Fall 2022 Newsletter

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Our Fall Newsletter is out! Download it below to check out the bios and scholarship information for the Fall 2022 interns. FA22 Newsletter PDF webDownload

Applications Are Open!

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Applications for the Spring 2023 Kentucky Equine Management Internship are now open! We are excited to offer weekly virtual Q&A sessions for all questions and inquiries about the internship. Additionally,…

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📣 There is ONE MONTH until the Spring 2023 Kentucky Equine Management Internship session application deadline (OCTOBER 31, 2022).
Please visit https://t.co/a9WIAsGprC to learn more or apply. https://t.co/12HmE5fctt
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🥰 A heart warming story featuring #KEMIGrad Daniel Schmidt!
After Rough Entry To The World, ‘Gumbo’ The Colt Is Overcoming The Odds https://t.co/BL3jvzex9t
KEMI is a proud @TBCharities Grantee for the 2022 year! Our Fall 2022 interns are jumping for joy 🤩 https://t.co/y2aMKksyRK KYEquineIntern photo
‼️ We are now accepting applications for the Spring 2023 Session! Apply now! https://t.co/U7icX8URma https://t.co/H1c3M19qdm KYEquineIntern photo
Fall 2022 Interns had a great Orientation Week!
Check out our highlight on Instagram ( @kyequineintern) for a recap and give us a follow! https://t.co/xDilNgYzlS
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TWO WEEKS until the Fall 2022 Application deadline! Applications are due April 30 and can be found on the https://t.co/U7icX8URma website.

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Kentucky Equine Management Internship

The Kentucky Equine Management Internship (KEMI) program is dedicated to improving the opportunities for college students wishing to pursue an interest in the field of equine management. KEMI offers a comprehensive educational experience for students enrolled for academic credit through a sponsoring college or university, or for recent graduates of such institutions. Through the internship, students integrate academic studies with practical experience, leadership and responsibility as a contributing participant on a Central Kentucky horse farm. Aside from farm commitments, students are introduced into a network of equine professionals representing multifaceted careers in the equine profession. During the first week of the course, students participate in Orientation activities as a group. After the first week, students are employed full-time by participating farms where they become familiar with the day-to-day management of horses on commercial thoroughbred farms. On area farms, a typical full-time work week is 48 hours per week with one day off. In most cases, students work hands-on with horses, however some farms may also assign responsibilities associated with record keeping, veterinary care or farm maintenance. At least one night each week students meet as a group for a classroom lecture, laboratory exercise or demonstration.
Kentucky Equine Management Internship
Kentucky Equine Management InternshipSunday, October 2nd, 2022 at 6:21pm
📣 There is ONE MONTH until the Spring 2023 Kentucky Equine Management Internship session application deadline.

The spring KEMI session provides students with an overview of the intensive management practices used on commercial Thoroughbred breeding operations in Lexington, KY. Interns receive hands-on experience and attend educational lectures, demonstrations, and field trips from industry professionals. This internship begins January 9th, 2023 and concludes June 9th, 2023.

TO APPLY or for more information, please visit our website www.KEMI.org and mail your application by OCTOBER 31, 2022.