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JSR Farming Group Scholarship

Please note: Applications for this scholarship are now closed, for more information please contact the Development Trust Office.

The JSR Scholarship is open to all 2nd year BSc and 1st year FdSc students studying Agriculture at Harper Adams University, who are interested in developing a career with JSR in the Pig or Arable farming industry.

The Scholarship

JSR may award two scholarships and if awarded, the successful recipient(s) will receive:

  • A significant contribution towards tuition fees of £4,500.
  • Employment with JSR during their placement year.
  • Subject to a review at the end of the placement with JSR, there may be an opportunity of final funding in the scholar’s final year.

A condition of your scholarship is that you undertake your placement year with the sponsoring firm. In the event you are unable to take up or complete your placement, the sponsor reserves the right to require the scholar to return all or part of any scholarship payment received.

The award will be paid in two equal parts; half to be paid in February 2017 and the remaining balance in May 2017.

This is a competitive award which will be evaluated on the merit of the submitted application, academic achievements to date and interview. The decision of the JSR Scholarship Panel is FINAL.

Deadline for Submission of Application: 9am Monday 07 November 2016

The JSR Farming Group Scholarship includes a placement, therefore you must submit your application through the following website: http://harper.ac.uk/placements. Paper copies will not be accepted.

Please note - you may ONLY apply for a maximum of 3 placement based scholarships.

Contact details

For further information on this scholarship please contact:

Development Trust Office

Tel: +44(0)1952 81 5095

Closing date

Monday 7 November 2016

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