Thank-you for expressing interest in the Online Turf Scholarship. Unfortunately submissions for 2019 are now closed. We plan on continuing the scholarship next year so check back here in spring 2020 for more information when instructions are released.
If you have any questions or queries about the scholarship or application process, please contact the following email: scholarship(at)onlineturf.co.uk
Submissions for the 2019 Online Turf Scholarship are now closed
About The Online Turf Scholarship:
Online Turf is offering a reward of £500 for one applicant in full time education of an agricultural or horticultural subject field. Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 prize.
For an application to be considered for the Online Turf Scholarship, all the following criteria must be met by the applicant;
- The applicant must be enrolled in full time education studying an Agricultural or Horticultural Course in University or College (1st - 4th Year)
- The applicant must study and reside in the U.K
- The applicant is 18 or above years of age or has parent's/ guardian's permission
The decision to grant a scholarship is based on the following criteria;
- High academic achievement
- Relevant extra curricular activities
- Financial need
- Any additional criteria are established by the donor (e.g. subject being studied, class attendance etc)
Congratulations to Thomas Benson who studies FdSc Arboriculture with Urban Forestry at Askham Bryan College for winning the 2018 prize.
2018 Winner - Thomas Benson, Askham Bryan
Congratulations to Rebecca Cross who studies Horticulture with Plantsmanship - BSc Hons for winning the 2019 prize.
2019 Winner - Rebecca Cross, Scotland's Rural College
Terms & Conditions
Online Turf reserve the right to offer a conditional scholarship until sufficient evidence of an applicant's eligibility has been submitted and to withdraw the scholarship if an applicant subsequently found to be ineligible/ if these terms are not adhered to. As an Online Turf scholarship applicant, you are required to;
- Accept the scholarship by the given deadline:
- Meet all eligibility requirements
- Be a registered student in full time education
- Scholarship is awarded for one year only
- Make Online Turf aware if you are seeking any other scholarships
- Repay the scholarship pro-rata if you withdraw from the course before completion
- Allow Online Turf to contact you up to 2 years after your course is completed for an update on how the scholarship has effected your career.