April 17th 2017
Awarded annually since 1999 under the patronage of HRH The Prince of Wales, Liveryman, The Prince of Wales Perpetual Challenge Trophy is given to the horticultural student who, in the eyes of the judges, demonstrates a valid commitment to sustainable (which could include organic) horticultural practices.
Students undertaking undergraduate/post-graduate programmes or level 3 courses in horticulture may apply. Applicants should be able to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable horticulture.
In addition to the Trophy, the winner will receive a cheque for £500 and a certificate, signed by HRH The Prince of Wales, and will also be invited to dine with their tutor as a guest of the Worshipful Company of Gardeners in the City of London.
The presentation this year will take place on 1st November 2017 at the Autumn Court Dinner at Haberdasher’s Hall in the City of London.