International Sports Scholarship Programme

The University of Stirling provides the ideal environment for talented athletes to develop and flourish in their chosen sport, providing expert support and a comprehensive collection of world-class facilities set on our scenic campus.

Our International Sports Scholarship Programme is one of the largest high performance sports programmes in the UK and has supported more than 700 student athletes since its inception in 1981, sending athletes to Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games.

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More detailed information is available at Sport Scholarships


We offer sports scholarships to talented student athletes helping them to fulfil their potential.

We support students competing in:






Students receive: funding support; academic flexibility; national standard coaching; essential equipment and opportunity to stay on campus.

How to apply

To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must hold - or be in the process of applying for - a place on an undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme at the University of Stirling. Students must also meet the sport-specific qualification criteria.

Download an ISSP Application Form and return before the end of February for a September start. Places are confirmed by post before the end of June.


David Bond

Head of Performance Sport

T: +44 (0) 1786 466910


This scholarship was added on 24/04/2013

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