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University of Newcastle Clyde Higgs Postgraduate Scholarship 2016/17, UK

Publish Date: Sep 06, 2016

Deadline: Oct 14, 2016

The Clyde Higgs Postgraduate Scholarship

An award of £5,000 is available for home students.

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An award of £5,000 is available for to up to five Postgraduate home students on the following courses:

  • MSc Agricultural and Environmental Science
  • MSc Organic Farming and Food Production Systems
  • MSc in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security


The Elizabeth Creak Charitable Trust

The Clyde Higgs Scholarships are generously funded by the Elizabeth Creak Charitable Trust which aims to help the advancement of Agriculture.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this award you must:

  • be a home student, ordinarily resident in the UK
  • have been accepted onto one of the above courses on either a full- or part-time basis.

How to apply

Applications must be received on this application form no later than 14 October 2016. 

Applications will be judged on academic potential, enthusiasm and aptitude for the chosen programme of study. The recipients are required to provide the Trustees of The Elizabeth Creak Charitable Trust with an annual report.

Applications are accepted electronically at:

Please label the subject of your email '2016-17 PG Clyde Higgs'.


Queries should be directed to:
Zainab Djavanroodi
0191 208 8745

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