Postgraduate study

Loughborough Sports Scholarships

At Loughborough, we have a long history of supporting students who are combining their degree studies with success in competing at the highest levels of sport.

If you are an elite level athlete studying at Loughborough, you will have access to professional coaching, world-class training facilities, and excellent support in strength and conditioning, sports medicine and sports science. In addition to this, our Sports Scholarships offer financial support of between £500 and £3,500 per year (up to £5,000 per year for exceptional candidates). Our Sports Scholarships also provide access to a performance lifestyle advisor.

In order to apply for a Sports Scholarship you must meet the following eligibility criteria: a confirmed place on a programme of study at Loughborough University, plus, competing at junior international level or higher. Specific criteria by sport are available below.

Scholarship

Tier 3

Tier 2

Tier 1

Further information

Athletics Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Badminton Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Basketball (Men) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Basketball (Women) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Cricket (Men) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Cricket (Women) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Football Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

N/A

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Hockey (Men) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Hockey (Women) Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Netball Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Rugby Union Scholarships at Loughborough

N/A

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Swimming Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Triathlon Scholarships at Loughborough

£500-£1,000

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Olympic Sport Scholarships at Loughborough

N/A

£1,000-£2,000

£2,000-£3,500

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Students in receipt of the Sports Scholarship also have elite access membership to Powerbase Gym, and a subscription to their Athletic Union Club.

Please note: The information detailed in the table above is to be used as a guide only. Competing at these levels does not guarantee receipt of the scholarships.