Floranova Ornamental Horticulture Research Scholarship

David Colegrave Foundation


Grant amount: £1,500

Anticipated deadline: Jan 31, 2019

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United Kingdom

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Overview:

The David Colegrave Foundation (DCF) is a registered charity supporting the development of the ornamental horticultural industry in the UK by offering scholarships to those who are set on a career in commercial ornamental horticulture.

The DCF has partnered with several of the UK's leading horticultural businesses to offer scholarships to students wanting a career in the gardening industry. 

Floranova Ornamental Horticulture Research Scholarship  is made to encourage the development of important skills in R&D such as plant breeding, biotechnology and seed technology. A work experience opportunity at Floranova will also be made available. Floranova, Britain’s only remaining flower seed breeding company sponsors this award.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Opportunities are open to students completing horticultural courses in the UK. 
  • Students with proven merit who are keen to pursue a research career in the horticultural industry should apply.