The Kentucky Thoroughbred Farm Managers Club (KTFMC) awards one Kentucky Equine Management Internship (KEMI) intern a Management Award each session. This award recognizes an intern for their hard work, professionalism, and dedication to the industry. The award includes a cash prize as well as an opportunity to shadow an industry professional of the intern’s choosing for the week following their internship. Wade Hyer was recently announced as the KTFMC scholarship winner for the Fall of 2010. Congratulations, Wade!
The Michell Fuerniss Scholarship Fund has been established to benefit one commendable KEMI intern each session. The scholarship fund was created to honor the memory of Michelle Fuerniss, a young Central Kentucky woman who was devoted to the Thoroughbred industry. Zach Dieffenbach was selected to receive the award as recognition of his work ethic, community involvement, and his dedication to the care of horses. Congratulations, Zach!