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Sports scholarships

Elite level

Student sports scholarships

Maintaining an elite level sporting career alongside academic study can be difficult. We aim to help you continue your dual academic and sporting careers whilst studying at university.

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Support & services

Scholarship service Support Bronze Silver Gold
Financial award (towards training, equipment, and competition expenses) - £500 £750 £1000
Bespoke strength & conditioning programme
Full Warwick Sport Inclusive membership - see what's included
Sports Psychology
Performance Lifestyle Support
Workshops (inc. anti-doping, athlete wellbeing, and academic skills)


  • Open to anyone that is competing for their county or country.
  • Awarded on an annual basis at the discretion of a panel.
  • We welcome undergraduates, current students and postgraduates to apply.
  • Available to both national and international students.
  • Your sport must have a Sport England recognised governing body to be considered.
  • To be considered for a Mens Football Scholarship you must have played for a:
    • FA Step 5 Club or above in the past year.
    • FA academy of a League 2 Club or higher in the past year.
  • To be considered for a Womens Football Scholarship you must have played for a:
    • FA Step 3 club in the past year.
    • Have played in a WSL, Men's Premiership, or Men's Championship academy in the last 4 years.

How to apply

Applications for the 2024/2025 academic year open Thursday 15 August 2024.

Meet the scholars

Discover how we help our Performance scholars.

Scholar profiles

Got a question?

If you have any queries about individual scholarships, please get in touch:

performancesport at warwick dot ac dot uk