You are eligible to apply for a UK Nuffield Farming Scholarship if you meet the following criteria:
- UK resident aged between 22 and 45 years old (inclusive) at the application date
- Working in farming, rural land-based industries, food industries or agricultural associated industries as an owner, manager or employee
- Engaged for at least two years in a relevant sector with the intention of remaining involved in the industry
- Be three years post tertiary education
Please note that no academic qualifications are required for the award of a Nuffield Scholarship.
What the Selection Committee are looking for ...
Shortlisted candidates are chosen by the Selection Committee. They are looking for candidates who they believe will contribute and innovate in their respective industries on return from their Scholarship, whilst also benefiting as an individual from a unique, often life changing experience.