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Worshipful Company of Butchers Scholarship

Food Science & Supply Chain Management

Closing Date:   Tuesday 20 August 2019
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  JE-01

The Worshipful Company of Butchers will fund two bursaries to cover the cost of MRes course fees starting in September 2019 on either:

•MRes Meat Hygiene

•MRes Meat Science

Candidates should submit a statement of no more than 500 words, explaining:

•Why you have selected to study Meat Technology (Meat Hygiene/Meat Science).

•What difference the receipt of the scholarship would make in the pursuit of your goals.

Please also include a recent CV in your application.

Payment of the award to successful candidates will be discounted from the fees as appropriate. The closing date for all entries is 20 August 2019.

For any further details please use the below link;

Please send applications to:

Dr Jane Eastham Harper Adams University Newport Shropshire TF10 8NB T

+44 (0)1952 815225


The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Harper Adams University is one of the premier UK Higher Education Institutions focused on the land-based and food supply chain sector.

With 2800 undergraduate students, plus those completing postgraduate, research and CPD programmes, Harper Adams is the UK's largest single provider of higher education for these subjects.  Programmes fall into eleven broad subject areas – but none operate in isolation. Community and collaboration are key at Harper Adams, meaning everyone, including staff, students and industry partners, benefits from a close network of knowledge and opportunity exchange

Situated in Shropshire, the campus and the surrounding area provide an excellent working and living environment for staff and students alike.

Harper Adams is consistently positioned highly in a range of national ratings, performance measures and league tables. Its current graduate employment rate is 98% (the joint top rating in England) and student satisfaction stands at 93% (National Student Survey 2017).

Harper Adams is ranked as the UK’s Best Modern University by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018; was named University of the Year in the 2016 and 2017 Whatuni Student Choice Awards and holds a Gold (highest level) award from the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework.

In 2018 Harper Adams University will receive the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, part of the UK honours system.

Applied research is at the heart of the university’s activity, with the work of a thriving academic community underpinning both teaching and work with the industries allied to Harper. The 2014 Government Research Excellence Framework rated all of the university’s research as “of international quality”, and more than half was deemed “world leading” or “internationally excellent”.