Sports Achievement Scholarship

University of Wolverhampton

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Award info

  • Award values:
  • Bursary :£3000 for 1 year

    Up to £4500
  • Award type:
    • Academic excellence
    • Sport Scholarship
  • Award coverage:
  • Varies
  • Award level:
  • Undergraduate
  • Number of awards:
  • 30
  • Award duration:
  • 1 Academic years (renewable)

Application info

  • Nationality:
  • UK only
  • Gender:
  • Both
  • Eligibility requirement:
  • University of Wolverhampton Sport (UoW Sport) Scholarship Scheme intends to be intrinsically linked to its Priority Sports and National Governing Bodies (NGBs) / partners. Sports are required to be recognised within the Sport England framework. UoW Sport offers 30 Individual Scholarships and an annual Team Scholarship. The impact of the scheme is designed to contribute to increased student recruitment, enhanced student experience, improved student employability, and improved BUCS rankings. Individual Scholarships - There are three classes: Class 1 supports Senior International athletes. Scholars can receive support up to a value of £4,500 over three years, Class 2 supports Junior International and Senior National standard athletes. Scholars can receive support up to a value of £3,000 over three years and Class 3 supports Junior National standard and county athletes. Scholars can receive support up to a value of £1,500 over three years. Applications are accepted at the University offer stage (February), and again during clearing (September). They are received and processed online. Applicants are shortlisted and interviewed. The Scholarship Panel consists of representatives of UoW Sport and co-opted members. The Team Scholarship is chosen annually, with the winning team able to re-apply in subsequent years. The Scholarship Team can receive support up to a value of £1,500 per team per year. Applications are accepted before the end of Term 2. Selection is based on the presentation of a comprehensive Sports Development Plan modelled on Sports England’s ‘Grow, Sustain and Excel’ framework, and exemplary Team behaviours. Scholars are expected to adhere to our WLV Sport Leadership Behaviours Model, represent WLV Sport in BUCS and student sports competitions, attend mentor meetings; the induction, the Sports Award Dinner; Sport Fairs and Open Days, involve themselves in coaching, and / or volunteering activities as required and maintain their academic grades.
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Awards from this institution

The Distinction Scholarship 2015
2000 £2000 cash payment, in the first year of study only, paid in two instalments during the student’s first year of study. for 1 Academic year
Postgraduate Bursaries 2015/16
10000 Each award is worth £10,000
Partnership Scholarship
2000 £2000 cash payment in the first year of study only, paid in two instalments during the student’s first year of study.
Access Bursary 2015
2000 £2000 cash payment in the first year of study only, paid in two instalments during the student’s first year of study.