The Velcourt Scholarship is open to all 2nd year BSc and 1st year FdSc students studying Agriculture at Harper Adams University, who are interested in a career with Velcourt as a Farm Manager (Arable or Dairy Management).
Velcourt may award two scholarships and if awarded, the successful recipient(s) will receive:
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 2018 and the remaining balance in May 2018.
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 Velcourt Scholarship Panel is FINAL.
Deadline for Submission of Application: 12pm Noon Friday 10 November 2017
The Velcourt Scholarship includes a placement, therefore you must submit your application through the following website: https://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/students/s Paper copies will NOT be accepted.
Please note - you may ONLY apply for a maximum of 3 placement based scholarships.
For more information on how to apply please see the attached application form, found under 'Downloads'
This form can be completed electronically
For further information on this scholarship please contact:
Tel: +44(0)1952 81 5095
Friday 10 November 2017