Postgraduate study

Loughborough Sports Scholarship

  • To support the sporting and academic development of talented student athletes. The level of support varies by sport and performance level.
  • Loughborough
  • UK/EU and international students
  • Between £500 and £5,000
  • Master's and research

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.