NFU Mutual Agricultural Undergraduate Award

The Award is a student bursary scheme that will award £3,000 to four students to help support their tuition, living or work experience costs whilst studying to advance their career.
NFU Mutual, the UK’s leading rural insurer, has launched the Award to demonstrate our commitment to young people who have a passion for UK agriculture and want to enhance their skills and knowledge.

If you're successful in receiving the Award, you will be asked to talk about what you've learnt about the industry and its opportunities during a visit to NFU Mutual. This will help to show how the Award has helped contribute to your learning.

Who can apply?

To apply for the NFU Mutual Agricultural Undergraduate Award you need to meet the following criteria:

  • You have gained (or are expected to gain) at least 260 UCAS points. These should be accumulated from completing either A Levels, BTECs, Highers or the International Baccalaureate
  • You have been accepted (or provisionally accepted) on an undergraduate agricultural course in the British Islands commencing in Autumn 2017
  • Your course features an element of business management. This could involve modules on farm management to rural marketing

How can I apply?

Prospective undergraduate students who think they may be eligible to apply for the Award in 2017 can do so by submitting an online application form here.

If you have any questions about the Award please contact us at

The closing date for all 2017 applications TBC.