Scholarship Success

The Velcourt 2014 Harper Adams University Scholarship Awards


The HAU Development Trust Scholarship Presentation last week saw Velcourt award three students, with a scholarship. Selected on merit The Velcourt Scholarship aims to provide young industry talent with an avenue towards a career in farm management.


In it’s seventh year the event saw successful candidates receive a cash award for each academic year as well as a position on a Velcourt Farm in their placement year and entry into the Velcourt Management Training Scheme at graduation.


Nick Shorter, Velcourt’s Regional Farm Manager, is pictured above presenting the awards to the new 2013/14 Scholars; Oliver Wadsworth and Ross Edwards (Dairy) and Tom Forrest (Arable).


To find out more about the Velcourt Scholarship, Farm management training or a career with Velcourt please contact:


Nick Shorter on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01794 341757.


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