George Laws wins SWGS Sponsored Scholarship

Student, George Laws, has won a DCF Sponsored Scholarship. George, who is studying Horticulture BSc at Writtle College in Chelmsford, Essex, received the £1,500 South West Growers Show Sponsored Scholarship. George is interested in production horticulture, particularly regarding sustainability and plans to pursue further education in this area, with hopes to eventually head a department…

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DCF rebrands for new scholarship season

The David Colegrave Foundation (DCF) has a new look to kick off its current scholarship season. The new branding represents the horticultural minds that DCF supports through its scholarships, that have a passion for plants, but limited funds to invest. In line with its support of students, DCF worked with a team studying Graphic Communication…

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DCF orchids raise £1,000 for students

The launch of the new David Colegrave Foundation (DCF) Phalaenopsis Orchid Collection has raised £1,000 for students at the HTA National Plant Show. DCF and Garden Centre Fresh (GCF) the orchid supplier worked together to promote the collection at the show. Jessica Laurent, ex-horticulture student at Writtle College who was part of the orchid selection…

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Students win £8,000 of DCF Sponsored Scholarships

The David Colegrave Foundation (DCF) has awarded six students £8,000 worth of Sponsored Scholarships from Wyevale Garden Centres, South West Growers Show, British Protected Ornamentals Association/Peter Seabrook, Floranova and Ball Colegrave. The horticultural charity is pleased to be supporting: Wyevale Garden Centres, £1,500: Claire Brassington, Pershore College South West Growers Show (SWGS) £1,500: Alastair Arnold,…