Apply for a Nuffield Scholarship!

Young Farmer

Are you interested in a programme that helps develop personal and leadership skills and also opens a vast global network of positive and progressive people in agriculture and agricultural related industries?

If the answer is yes – why not apply for a 2019 Nuffield Scholarship!

Applications are now invited for the 2019 Irish Nuffield Scholarship programme. Scholarships consist of a bursary of €14,000 as a contribution to travel and accommodation costs for this international agricultural leadership development programme. This will involve at least 10 weeks travel, of which 6 weeks will be in a Global Agricultural Focus Programme. Applicants should be 25-45 years with at least 5 years’ experience in farming or business.

A number of scholarships may be awarded.

  • Applicants are invited from all sectors of agriculture, food and rural related business.
  • There may be a scholarship for a member or an employee of an Agricultural Co-operative to study a topic relevant to co-operatives.

For more information, and to get the application form, visit our website ( or contact John Tyrrell at [email protected].

Nuffield Ireland’s mission is to “discover, inspire and support people to develop their capacity, character and confidence to promote positive change and world class leadership in agriculture, food and farming”.

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