Sport Scholarship

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To apply for a WLV Sport Scholarship 2017-18 please fill out the application form.

 

Deadline for applications: The application deadline has passed for 2017-18 academic year, the deadline for the 2018-19 year will be approximately September 2018 please check back for a confirmed date.

 

University of Wolverhampton Sports Scholarship Scheme

WLV Sport Scholarship Scheme is intrinsically linked to our Focus Sports (football, basketball, combat sports and netball); athletes outside of these sports are still considered and more favourably if their sport is recognised within the BUCS competitive framework.

WLV Sport Scholars can receive support up to a value of £4,500 over three years*

Applications are accepted from Undergraduate and Postgraduate students

Closing date for applications was 1st September 2017

Scholars are expected to:

  • represent WLV Sport in BUCS and student sports competitions
  • attend mentor meetings; Sports Award Dinner; Sport Fairs and Open Days
  • involve themselves in coaching, and / or volunteering activities as required
  • maintain their academic grades

WLV Sport Scholarship Complimentary Package (which is in addition to any financial reward) includes:

  1. Physiotherapy
  2. Strength & Conditioning
  3. Under Armour leisurewear
  4. Funding towards elite coaching, competitions, training costs and equipment
  5. Annual WLV Gym and Swim Membership
  6. Mentoring support

Mentoring Support: Each scholar will be assigned a mentor with relevant experience/interest in the sport where possible. Mentors will meet with their scholars on a monthly basis. Mentors are volunteers and will receive mentoring training.

The Scholarship Scheme is reviewed annually although the Panel reserves the right to make changes and / or amendments at any time. The Panel also reserves the right to withdraw a Scholarship offer at any time.

* All current scholars are required to re-apply each academic year.

Need Help?

Contact sportscholarships@wlv.ac.uk or 01902 518900.