WLV Sport Scholarship

WLV Sport Scholarship Scheme is intrinsically linked to our Focus Sports (Football, Basketball, Judo, Futsal and Netball); athletes outside of these sports are still considered and more favourably if their sport is recognised within the BUCS.

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

WLV Sport Scholarship Scheme is intrinsically linked to our Focus Sports (Football, Basketball, Judo, Futsal 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 Scholarship Complimentary Package (which is in addition to any financial reward) includes:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • Teamwear Tracksuit
  • Funding towards elite coaching, competitions, training costs and equipment
  • Annual WLV Gym Membership
  • 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.

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.

WLV Sport Scholarship

WLV Sport Scholarships are awarded on a case by case basis with priority given to individual’s whose sport features within the British University and Colleges Sport programme, regional or national competition and the potential for elite/international level performance.

To be eligible for a sport scholarship:

  • Compete at a regional, national or international standard in your sport
  • Be enrolled on a undergraduate or postgraduate degree at University of Wolverhampton

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.

Deadline for applications will be the 7th of October 2022

To apply for a WLV Sport Scholarship in 2022 please fill out the application form here

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

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To apply for a WLV Sport Scholarship in 2022 please fill out the Application Form.

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