For those interested, scholarships and bursaries opportunities are available to talented athletes at a range of educational settings. Links to some UK schools who are known to offer these are available below. If you would like your school or college to feature in the list below, please let us know:
- Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate, York, YO26 9SS
- Plymouth College, Plymouth
- Millfield School, Street, Somerset
- Ellesmere College, Shropshire, SY12 9AB
British Universities and Colleges will also offer bursaries to help student achieve their sporting goals. It’s recommended that you look at individual institutions to see what they have available. However you may also want to look at the information on the British University and Colleges Sport website.
The Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) is a Sport England funded partnership between talented athletes, education institutions and national governing bodies of sport. The Scheme helps athletes in education – aged 16-plus – to get the very best from their sporting and academic careers without having to choose between the two. More information on it can be found here.
Overseas scholarships are also available. Examples of scholarships to the USA can be found at here.