The RHS Bursary & Awards team would like to make all our exhibitors aware that there are a variety of bursaries available via the RHS for research, travel, training, study tours, conferences, botanical art and much more. There are plenty of good reasons to apply: perhaps there’s a plant species you’ve always wanted to write about, or an expedition for exploring and collecting you’d like to go on or a horticultural conference you’d like to take part in.
Competition for bursary funds is strong but with a thorough application and a creditable project, you too may be able to take advantage of one of these opportunities.
Application details and the application form are available here: the next deadline for applications is 31 March.
Many Collection Holders have been awarded RHS bursaries in the past, to fund collecting trips abroad, attend conferences or undertake research projects: