Investing In Young People

Investing In Young People

The Duchy continues to encourage new entrants into farming and support traditional skills training with annual bursaries to a number of leading colleges and universities. Each year, the Duchy awards bursaries to Harper Adams University in Shropshire, Moulton College in Northamptonshire, Lancaster University and Myerscough College in Lancashire. Recipients generally apply at the start of […]

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Encouraging The Brightest And The Best

Last year, the Duchy of Lancaster introduced a second bursary for students at Harper Adams University – this time focusing specifically on students of Rural Estate and Land Management (REALM). The new award runs alongside the existing Duchy scholarship awarded to students of agricultural courses since 2014. This year’s recipients have been named as Agri-Food […]

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Duchy Bursary Awarded to Emma Benson

A 20-year old student from Catforth in Lancashire has been awarded a Duchy of Lancaster bursary to support her during her degree studies at Harper Adams College in Shropshire. Emma Benson was presented with the cheque for £2,500 at a presentation ceremony at the College earlier this month. Emma grew up in Lancashire where her […]

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Derbyshire’s Andrew, 19, awarded Duchy of Lancaster scholarship

Andrew Gregory-Campeau has been selected as the first Duchy of Lancaster scholar at Harper Adams University. Second year Agriculture with Mechanisation student Andrew, 19, receives £2,500 in the current academic year to support his studies. Andrew, from Flagg, Derbyshire, is a former pupil of Lady Manner School, Bakewell and an active member of Buxton Young […]

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