Read all about BFA member McQueens Florists and this amazing chance to join them in this once in a lifetime scholarship.
New to the industry florists are encouraged to apply for the two scholarship places that offer a 4-week course worth £5750 at the prestigious McQueens in Bethnal Green, East London. On completion of the four weeks, you will receive a McQueens certificate which can also be used as CPD for members of the Institute of Professional Florists.
There are two places available for a UK / Ireland and an international florist. McQueens will also offer one Scholarship place for US residents.
Applicants will be asked to write a 300 word ‘essay’ to express their suitability for the Scholarship and there is no age limit. The school are looking for budding students that want to develop their creativity and improve their technique
All participants will have the opportunity to undertake the creative task. A shortlist of 5 applicants from each category – UK/Ireland and International will then be put into a shortlist pool and then a panel will select the overall winner – one from each category. Runners-up will be offered a discount on the four week vocational course.
Entry is open from 10 April to 20
May. Full details and application form can be found on the McQueens Flowers website www.mcqueens.co.uk
School Principal, Sophie Powell comments:
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