The scheme is open to men and women.

The R&A Foundation scholarships

The Royal and Ancient (The R&A) also offer bursaries to individuals in full-time education, in addition to our university golf performance programme and scholarships.

The scheme is open to men and women of any nationality who have a handicap of plus one or better for men and three or better for women.

Their mission statement is 'to identify and assist the development of student golfers of international standard during their course of study'.

Applications should be submitted between August 1 and September 30 for that academic year. Students wishing to apply should contact The R&A and return the forms directly to them.