Geoff Hamilton New Gardeners' Foundation

Geoff Hamilton’s New Gardeners’ Foundation has for over 20 years offered bursaries to horticulture students at Writtle University College (WUC) to help them with financial support while they study.

The Trustees are this year offering £5000 to be shared according to the number and standard of the applicants of any age over 18 who are studying for a degree level qualification in Horticulture or a level 2 or level 3 RHS qualification at Writtle University College in the academic year 2022-23.

Geoff's family and Writtle University College are keen to offer this fantastic opportunity for students who wish to increase their practical knowledge and experience of horticulture. The Trustees are looking for enthusiasm, motivation and dedication to the world of horticulture.

Applications form can be downloaded from the WUC website. Once completed, the forms should be emailed directly to the GHNGF (

For further information, please contact Dr Anya Perera, School of Sustainable Environments and Design, Writtle University College, email:

Download an application form PDF | Word
Application closing date: 15th April 2022