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Sports scholarships for undergraduates (England, Wales, Northern Ireland or International)

Key Facts

Fee status

England, Northern Ireland, Wales, International

Level

Undergraduate

Deadline

Number of awards

Up to 24

Value of awards

£2,000 per year of study

Your country/region

All nationalities

These scholarships are part of the largest high performance sports programme in the UK, supporting more than 700 student athletes since its inception in 1981, sending athletes to Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games.

Background information

These scholarships are part of the largest high performance sports programme in the UK, supporting more than 700 student athletes since its inception in 1981, sending athletes to Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games.

Eligibility and availability

These scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate students from England, Wales, Northern Ireland or from outside the EU who meet the sport-specific qualification criteria and who meet or exceed their academic conditions for entry. Sports bursaries are payable in addition to the Undergraduate Choice Scholarship and International Undergraduate Awards, but  cannot normally be combined with any other University scholarship.

How do I apply?

Up to 24 scholarships in football, golf, swimming, tennis and triathlon will be awarded, each with a value of £2,000 per year of study. Other sporting disciplines will be considered on a case by case basis. Scholarships will be awarded based on a combination of academic merit and sporting achievement.

Contact us

David Bond

Head of Performance Sport

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