University of Wolverhampton Sports Scholarship. APPLY NOW

University of Wolverhampton Sports Scholarship 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.

Tier One Scholarship:    

  • Available to students competing at junior and senior international level.
  • Scholars can receive up to £1,500 per academic year for their course of study


Tier Two Scholarship:    

  • Available to student athletes competing at a nationally recognised standard within their sport.
  • Scholars can receive up to £1,000 per academic year for their course of study.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Athlete performance level is decided on a sport by sport basis but follows the below criteria;
    • International – Junior/ Senior
    • National – Junior/ Senior
    • County/ Regional league
  • Be able to demonstrate sporting achievements, particularly in BUCS representation
  • Be able to demonstrate a commitment to striving for personal excellence and act as a role model for other students
  • Be a registered and enrolled student at the University of Wolverhampton.
  • Provide supporting evidence with your application such as; sporting highlights and coach references
  • Adhere to all terms and conditions of the sports scholarship programme

How to apply

To apply for the WLV Sport Scholarship please complete the application form on our website:


If you should have a query about the scholarship scheme, please contact the Global Opportunities Team: Email: or

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