1st January - Applications Open
Individuals can start their application for a Nuffield Farming Scholarship at anytime, however, applications will be continually monitored from the 1st January each year.
Support and advice with the application process from both, the Nuffield Farming Office and Regional Represenative is readily available though all stages of the application process.
31st July - Applications Close
The deadline for applications each year is the 31st July. This is also the deadline date for both your references. Applicants are to ensure they have forwarded the reference link to both referees allowing sufficient time for references to be completed.
Early September - Shortlisting for Interviews
All applications and references will be reviewed by the Selection Committee by early September to short list for interview. All applicants will be notified of the outcome in writing.
Mid-September - Pre Interviews with Regional Representatives
As part of the ongoing support to applicants by Regional Representatives, applicants who have been invited to interview will be offered the opportunity to attend a 'mock interview' beforehand.
Early October - Interviews
Interviews are held in London over three days, applicants will receive an email notifying them of the date and time of their interview.
Late October - New Scholars Announced
Everyone who attended an interview will receive a letter notifying them of the result. The new Nuffield Scholars will be announced on both the Nuffield Farming website in the media.
Late November - Award Ceremony
New Scholars will be officially awarded their Scholarship at the Annual Nuffield Farming Conference