Elite Sports Scholarship - University of East Anglia

  • Bachelor
  • Partially Funded
  • 20 March 2017

The University of East Anglia (UEA) has once again been rated as one of the best universities for student experience in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2016. We are currently 7th out of all UK universities. In addition to being consistently in the top ten for student satisfaction, UEA is ranked in the top one per cent of universities in the world. We are an internationally renowned university based in a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000
You want to perform at your absolute best. UEA wants to help you get there and stay there. 
The University of East Anglia is proud to introduce our new undergraduate Elite Sports Scholarship starting in September 2017. UEA has an excellent reputation for its sports and recreation facilities, as well as its extensive programming.
Thanks to our fantastic facilities and support services we are able to support you in performing at the highest levels. 
This scholarship is both financial and support based - meaning you can access a range of services and support to ensure you perform at your peak.


Eligibility Performance level
  • To qualify you must be currently ranked in the top 10 in your sport nationally or be part of¬†your national squad within your chosen sport¬†(UK home nations or EU countries).

  • Undergraduate

  • Any

Focus Sports
  • View our list of prioritised sports¬†- if you're an athlete in one of these areas we are particularly keen to hear from you, although applications are welcome from any sporting discipline.

Duration of award: Three years
Number available: Ten per annum


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Value - £3000 (£1000 annually) Our elite sport scholarship is a bespoke package... it includes: Bespoke financial plan Support workshops e.g. training plans, injury prevention, sports psychology, managing media, dietary & nutrition Free use of training facilities at the Sportspark (facility access to be determined per individual athlete) Free Sports Association Membership (SAM) Strength and Conditioning support Access to physiotherapy/sports therapy support Mentoring/Performance Manager Branded sports kit If taking up an accommodation place on campus we will endeavor to locate athletes within close proximity of the UEA sports training facilities

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