Thank you for your interest in applying to the Future Farmer Foundation.

This is the first stage of the application process, and should be completed by Sunday 29th September. You can go back and edit your responses up until the closing date, by re-entering the application form using the same device.  Please DO NOT use a shared or public computer to complete your application - if you require an alternative solution call us on 0800 977 4639.

You will be asked a series of basic questions about yourself, followed by six open-ended questions.  Answers to these questions are limited to 250 words, and you must answer all of them.  These questions are:
  • Please give a brief summary of your farming experience
  • Describe your greatest achievements in agriculture/aquaculture or elsewhere in your life so far
  • What are your farming goals for the - short, medium and long term?
  • Why do you want to join the Future Farmer Foundation?
  • What qualities do you have that will allow you to get the most out of the programme?
  • How you will ensure you can commit to the programme? 
A shortlist of candidates will then be invited to a selection day.

Please note you must be between 20 and 35 years of age (inclusive) on the 1st January 2020, resident in the UK or Ireland and not in full time education from the 1st January 2020.  You must answer all the questions in order for us to consider your application.

We will inform you after the closing date (29th September) whether you will be invited for selection.

Click the 'next' button to start your application. 

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Best of luck,

The Tesco Agriculture Team