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Sports Scholarships

Sports Scholarships 

We are the most ambitious and the most improved University in the UK for sport, and our sports scholarships are helping to create world class athletic superstars. Our sports scholars include Olympians and senior internationals who represent UEL at national and international university competitions.

Awards Summary

  • Bursary up to £6,000 per annum (bursaries may be higher for exceptional applicants)
  • Unlimited physiotherapy and sports massage
  • UKSCA-accredited strength and conditioning training and private access to scholar Strength and Conditioning Facility Aqua East.
  • Active Recovery and Yoga Sessions
  • Gold membership at SportsDock
  • Lifestyle and Performance workshops
  • Access to sports science support, including nutrition, psychology, physiology, biomechanics and performance analysis
  • Elite athlete academic study policy
  • Priority access to on-campus accommodation and the option to stay with other athletes on the programme

For more details see our full terms and conditions.

How do I apply?

Please complete our application form

Further Information

For further information and advice on this award please contact our Applicant Enquiries at or on +44 (0)20 8223 3333 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm).