Sport SCHOLARSHIPS

ROYAL AND ANCIENT GOLF BURSARY SCHEME

Each year the R&A invests more than £300,000 in student and university golf. Currently, the R&A supports golf programmes at fifteen universities and awards 100 individual foundation scholarships to players from all over the world.

BREAKDOWN OF THE AWARD

CRITERIA FOR CONSIDERATION

Individual applicants for the R&A Scholarship must be in full-time, tertiary education. Male applicants must hold a handicap of +1 or better, while female applicants must be 2 or below. Applications will also be considered for players who have been selected for a national team or squad, even if they do not meet the handicap requirements.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications open in August and close in September annually, forms are available from the Royal and Ancient website.

 
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MEET THE EXPERTS

HUGH SPROSTON

Sport Scholarship Manager

Helen Waters

Sport Scholarship Officer