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Scholarships exclusive to Harper Adams

Douglas Bomford Trust Scholarship

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



The Douglas Bomford Trust (DBT) Scholarship is open to all BEng/ MEng/ BSc or FdSc Engineering students studying at Harper Adams University up to graduate level.

The DBT scholarship is primarily aimed at those students studying Agricultural Engineering; however, they have been known, by exception, to offer scholarships to other engineering courses as well.

Please note this scholarship is not exclusive to Harper Adams.

The Scholarship

The Trust may award up to five scholarships. The successful recipient(s) may be awarded funds individually based on merit typically up to a maximum value of £1,500 for one year only, although higher payments can be made in exceptional circumstances. The award will be payable to the successful recipient(s) in two equal parts; half to be paid in February 2020 and the balance in May 2020.

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 DBT Scholarship Panel is FINAL.

Deadline for Submission of Application: 12pm noon Friday 25 October 2019

Please note you MUST submit a hard copy of your application to the Development Trust office

For further information on how to apply please see Scholarship Application Information and Consent Form in  'Downloads' below.


Application process

It is a mandatory requirement of the Douglas Bomford Trust that a scholarship recipient is required to submit a report back to the Trust advising them of how the scholarship has been spent.

Contact details

For further information on this scholarship please contact:

Development Trust Office

Tel: +44(0)1952 81 5095

Closing date

Friday 25 October 2019

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