Tree Health Scotland Bursary Award Scheme

***** This scheme is now fully subscribed and is no longer available for new applications as of 1 January 2017. Applicants for Tree Health related research projects may still apply under the General Bursary Award Scheme at the maximum grant support level of 30% *****

The Scottish Forestry Trust has partnered with Forestry Commission Scotland to establish the Tree Health Scotland Bursary Scheme supporting up to 5 PhD research projects on tree health issues affecting Scotland.

The scheme is subject to the SFT’s general applicant guidance  as well as the Tree Health Scheme Scotland Guidance and applicants should refer to both sets of guidance notes when preparing their submissions. 

Applications will be considered according to the timetable shown here.

Successful applicants should note our requirements following approval and should notify the SFT Director of any change in circumstances relating to the project.

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