Know How / Scholarship and bursaries

Young farmers looking for financial support to help them further their careers can access funding from a number of universities and colleges, charities, show societies and some private companies. See the latest opportunities to help fund study and travel.

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YOUNG FARMERS

Video: Two first-time young farmers one year on

The first year of farming brings with it a huge learning curve and a number of challenges, but the feeling of achievement is unparalleled. Two farmers share how they have…

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DAIRY

Dairy enthusiasts urged to apply for study tour scholarship

People interested in progressing their career in dairy have until the end of the month to apply for one of three study tour scholarships offered by the Trehane Trust .…

SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARIES

Two universities offer £5,000 sustainable farming bursary

Agriculture students starting at either the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) or Reading University this September can apply for a £5,000 bursary designed to promote sustainable farming. The sustainable agriculture bursary…

BUSINESS

Rural start-up fund opens for applications

A £5,000 fund has been launched to offer support to entrepreneurs planning to launch a start-up business in the countryside. The Rural Start-Up Fund is a partnership between The Prince’s…

SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARIES

£5,000 sustainable farming bursary opens to students

A £5,000 student bursary to promote sustainable farming has been re-opened for applications after a successful first year. The bursary supports students who want to pursue their knowledge of sustainable…

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YOUNG FARMERS

Video: Two first-time young farmers one year on

The first year of farming brings with it a huge learning curve and a number of challenges, but the feeling of achievement is unparalleled. Two farmers share how they have…

See all