New scholarships available to students

The David Colegrave Foundation (DCF) scholarship season is open for student horticulturists. This year sees the launch of three new scholarships providing even more fantastic opportunities to students who have a passion for trees, sustainability or research. NEW – The Majestic Trees Sponsored Travel Scholarship is offering up to £3,000 to fund a placement abroad…

Emma McFarline receives Floranova Scholarship

Horticultural student Emma McFarline is this year’s recipient of the Floranova Scholarship, awarded by the David Colegrave Foundation (DCF). This annual award of £1,500 is made to a student with proven merit who is keen to pursue a research career in the horticultural industry. Emma, from Omagh in County Tyrone, is currently studying for a…

DCF invests in the horticulturalists of tomorrow

Six students studying horticulture have been awarded £8,500 worth of scholarships by the David Colegrave Foundation (DCF). As part of the DCF Scholarship Season, four students have received Student Scholarships with two students receiving the Floranova Scholarship and Markham-Colegrave Scholarship respectively.   Student Scholarships of £1,000 have been awarded to: Gavin Trinder from Monmouthshire is…

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…