R&A Golf Scholarships

The R&A bursary | Who can apply? | Criteria | How to apply


The R&A bursary

The R&A offers bursaries between £500 and £10,000 to individuals in full-time education.

All bursars are required to represent the University in major competitions while benefiting from the support of the bursary.

The bursary may be used towards the costs of training, competition, equipment and education.



Who can apply?

The scheme is open to men and women of any nationality in full-time education.




Guideline handicap of +1 or better for men and 3 or better for women.



How to apply

Application forms are available on the Royal and Ancient website. Applications usually open in August and close in November. Send your applications directly to the R&A.


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