Who is eligible for the awards?
Farm and stable staff employed in the United States and who are legal residents can be nominated for awards 1-4 inclusively. For awards three and four, one must have been employed in the U.S. for 10 years. Individuals not necessarily employed as farm or stable staff or by the horse racing industry CAN be nominated for award 5. For the Newcomer Award, you must have been employed in the Thoroughbred business no longer than five years as of July 8, 2020.