This year’s scholarships include the Markham - Colegrave International Scholarship Award which offers $4,500 USD for the opportunity to organise a work placement in a horticultural business in the US/Canada. There are six types of scholarship for 2015-16: Student scholarships £1,000 study support payment.
South West Growers Show Scholarship £1,500 study support payment.
Floranova Ornamental Horticulture Research Scholarship gives £1,500 to encourage the development of important skills in R&D such as plant breeding, biotechnology and seed technology. A work experience opportunity at Floranova will also be made available.
Ball Colegrave Scholarship gives £1,500 to fund travel to Europe in order to develop knowledge and experience in bedding plant production and marketing.
British Ornamental Plants Association runs the Peter Seabrook Bursary of £1,000 to support one or more students.
Markham - Colegrave International Scholarship Award for $4,500 is for the opportunity to organise a work placement in a horticultural business in the US/Canada.
Students should get their applications in by 31 January 2016. For more details visit www.davidcolegravefoundation.org.uk