The Company of the Merchants of the Staple of England Charitable Trust   [Registered 1101121]

 

Nuffield Scholar  http://nuffieldscholar.org/

  The Company sponsors a Nuffield Scholar who will undertake a project in the category of sheep, wool, or textiles. This scholarship is awarded to someone already working in the industry who will conduct an in-depth survey in their chosen subject.  

 Current project:  http://nuffieldscholar.org/scholars/jen-hunter/project/          

 

 Travel

 The Trust provides travel awards to several second-year students at Leeds and York Universities.  www.york.ac.uk/study/study-abroad/travel-awards/#tab-2       www.leeds.ac.uk

 

Yorkshire Agricultural Society

 

The Company sponsors the Wool Fleece section and provides a trophy for the Best Wool Fleece at the Great Yorkshire Show.  (http://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk/ )

Results 2014:  http://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk/entries-results/online-results