Northumbria University are a leading institution for sport and offers a wide variety of opportunities for students looking to be involved in a quality competitive programme. This year Northumbria Sport have 40 teams across 17 sports competition in the British University and Colleague Sport Leagues (BUCS).
Northumbria Sport supports around 150 student athletes each year across a range of sports through our tailored sports scholarship programme. Northumbria Sport offer scholarships to support athletes to have a dual career, enabling athletes to develop their sporting ability whilst gaining a quality degree.
We understand the demands of being a student athlete and we aim to support you to have a well-rounded approach to life. Our team of professional support staff work together to offer multi-disciplinary support in a high performance environment. By combining this with additional opportunities within our volunteering, community, and student development programmes we aim to support you to build on your personal skills and profile in preparation for life after University.
*Scholarship applications will be assessed at two points throughout the year. The application deadline for round one is the 1st May 2019. Any applications received before 1st May 2019 will be assessed, please note your application may be deferred to round two. Applications received after the 1st May 2019 will be assessed on the 1st September 2019.