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Yeo Valley Farms Scholarship (includes one year work placement)

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

The Yeo Valley Farms Scholarship is open to all 2nd year BSc and 1st year FdSc students studying at Harper Adams University, who are interested in a career in mixed regenerative organic farming with Yeo Valley Farms. A placement year with Yeo Valley Farms must be suitable for your course area.

The Scholarship

If awarded the successful recipient will receive:

• A significant contribution towards their education of £4,500
• Employment with Yeo Valley Farms during their placement year
• Personal development in practical and theoretical experience in regenerative organic farming
• Subject to a review at the end of placement with Yeo Valley Farms there may be an opportunity of further funding in the scholar’s final academic year

The award will be paid in two equal parts; half to be paid in February 2023 and the remaining balance in May 2023.

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

Deadline for Submission of Application: 12pm Noon Monday 21 November 2022

The Yeo Valley Farms Scholarship includes a placement, therefore you must submit your application via the Student Dashboard placement pages.  Paper copies will not be accepted.

Please note: you may only apply for a maximum of three placement based scholarships.

For more information see the Scholarship Application Information and Consent Form under 'Downloads' below.

Contact details

For further information on this scholarship please contact:

Development Trust Office

Tel: +44(0)1952 81 5095

Closing date

Monday 21 November 2022


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