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Scholarships exclusive to Harper Adams

John Oldacre MSc Scholarship

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

Who can apply?

To be eligible to apply for The John Oldacre Foundation Scholarship you must have been offered a conditional or unconditional place on the MSc Agricultural Sciences and Production Systems at Harper Adams University.

You must be a UK National, starting your studies at the University in Autumn 2019 and have achieved, or be expected to achieve, a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree at the point of application. If an applicant is awaiting his/her degree results at the point of application, the award may be offered conditionally upon confirmation of the applicant achieving a 2:2 Honours degree or higher.

The Scholarship

The successful scholarship recipient(s) will receive an award valued at up to £5,000 for the academic year that they study on campus at the University. The scholarship will be payable in two equal parts; half to be paid in February 2020 and the balance in May 2020.  Payment is conditional on the scholar remaining registered as a full time student at Harper Adams. They must pass all modules of study and submit at least one written report to the Development Trust prior to the receipt of their second payment.

The decision of The John Oldacre Foundation Scholarship Panel is FINAL and they reserve the right to withdraw their award at any time should they feel this action is required.

Application Process

See application form below under 'Downloads'

Deadline for applications

Applications must be received no later than 12pm Noon on Monday 2 September 2019

Shortlisted applicants are required to attend a panel interview at Harper Adams University on Tuesday 10 September 2019

Contact details

For further information on this scholarship please contact:

Development Trust Office

Tel: +44(0)1952 81 5095

Closing date

Monday 2 September 2019

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