Report: William Saunders – Nottingham Trent University

William Saunders, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000 while studying for a FDSC in Horticulture at Nottingham Trent University, shares his news since receiving the scholarship… “I thought about how my scholarship would be most useful in helping me complete my degree and how it might help me achieve my future endeavours in the…

Report: Vida Svahnstrom – University of St Andrews

Vida, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000 while studying for a BSC in Evolutionary Biology at the University of St Andrews, shares her news since receiving the scholarship… “My horticultural internship at Logan Botanic Garden, made possible by the generosity of the David Colegrave Foundation, has been instrumental in increasing my horticultural skill and…

Report: Gabor Lukoviczki – Myerscough College

Gabor, who won the £1,000 British Protected Ornamentals Association (BPOA) – Peter Seabrook Bursary while studying Production horticulture level 2 at Myerscough College, shares his news since receiving the scholarship… “Thank you so much for awarding me the British Protected Ornamentals Association (BPOA) – Peter Seabrook Bursary. I work as a grower at Lovania Nurseries…

Report – George Laws – Writtle College

George, who won the £1,500 South West Growers Show Sponsored Scholarship while studying Horticulture BSc at Writtle College, shares his news since receiving the scholarship… “I secured a job immediately after graduation in the research and development department of a sustainable production systems business. I moved to Cambridge, which is closer to horticultural organisations, such…

Report – Emma McFarline – CAFRE Greenmount College

Emma, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000 while studying Foundation Degree in Horticulture at CAFRE Greenmount College, shares her news since receiving the scholarship… “Since receiving my scholarship from the David Colegrave Foundation, I’ve completed the first year of my foundation degree in horticulture at CAFRE, achieved my PA1 and PA6 spraying certificates, and…

Report: Caroline Power – CAFRE Greenmount College

Caroline, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000 while studying Foundation Degree in Horticulture at CAFRE Greenmount College, shares her news since receiving the scholarship… “Having received the DCF Student Scholarship, I have since completed my first year of my Foundation Degree in Horticulture at CAFRE Greenmount College, currently employed as a skilled gardener at…

Report: Caitlin Robinson – Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Caitlin, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000, while studying Horticulture with Plantsmanship at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) through Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC), shares her news since receiving the scholarship… “I am originally from Canada but made the decision to study abroad due to the impressive and world-renowned reputation of RBGE. Thanks to the scholarship…

James Crawford – CAFRE Greenmount College

James, who won a Student Scholarship of £1,000, while studying for a Foundation Degree in Horticulture at the Greenmount Campus of CAFRE [College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise] in County Antrim, shares his news since receiving the scholarship.. “Achieving a David Colegrave Foundation Scholarship has put me one step closer to achieving my dreams. In my greenhouse,…

Connor Deacon – Nottingham Trent University

Connor, who won the British Protected Ornamentals Association – Peter Seabrook Bursary of £1,000, while studying for a BSc International Horticulture at Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, shares his news since receiving the scholarship… “I must start by thanking the David Colegrave Foundation for the scholarship award I received earlier this year. It has helped in…