Horticultural bursaries and grants

RHS Bursaries

Explore the world, attend a conference or get help funding a voluntary work placement with financial support from one of our bursaries

Spend a year in the USA

Our Fellowship programme offers one British individual an all expenses paid opportunity to study at an American University or gain practical experience at Longwood Gardens

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Funding community gardens

The National Garden Scheme Elspeth Thompson Bursary can help support community gardening projects aimed at bringing people together by sharing horticultural skills and  inspiring a love of gardening.

Donations and bequests

Our bursaries are possible thanks to charitable donations and bequests from benefactors wishing to further the interests of horticultural education.

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RHS Bursaries

It  was very exciting to be given the opportunity to visit California thanks to an RHS bursary. I have learned so much that will help my future career. I would encourage others to apply, as the fund is there for everyone, in all walks of horticulture." - Jill Wood

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We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.