BIGGA offers three opportunities to receive funding towards your Learning and Development:
Thanks to generous support from Baroness, BIGGA are now able to award scholarships for Level 3 qualifications.
Designed to help greenkeeper members of BIGGA to gain their technical and supervisory qualification, the scholarships may be awarded to those studying for the following qualifications:
• Level 3 Diploma in Work-based Horticulture (Sports Turf - Greenkeeper)
• SVQ Level 3 Sports Turf Management
The fund may award scholarships for up to £1000.
Thanks to generous support from Jacobsen, BIGGA has been able to award Higher Education Scholarships since 2002.
Designed to help full members of BIGGA move into higher education, a one-off scholarship of up to £1000 may be awarded to those studying for the following qualifications:
- N/SVQ Level 4
- Higher National Certificate
- Foundation Degree/HND
- BSc Turf Management
The Refund of Fees scheme, supported by the Learning and Development Fund, enables Full BIGGA members to claim 80% (up to a maximum of £350) of education and training course costs.
- Continue to Learn at BTME
- Future Turf Managers Initiative
- Continuing Professional Development
- Master Greenkeeper Certificate
- Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year
- Greenkeepers Training Committee