Sports Scholarships Scheme (2024)

The University of Sussex offers tiered support to high-performing athletes via our Sports Scholarships Scheme. The scholarships are available to students who have demonstrated sporting excellence prior to joining Sussex and are committed to developing their sporting performance while here.

What you get

Recipients of the scholarship can receive between £500-£1,250 per year as well as a range of other benefits.

Type of award

Cash award


Please see our Sports Scholarships Scheme webpage for full details of the eligibility criteria and the support you can receive.


1 October 2024 23:59

How to apply

Please complete our Sports Scholarships Scheme Application Form

Scholarship success stories


I remember the feeling of support I received from being a part of the Scholarship Scheme, knowing that I had allies in the University. That meant a lot to me, and I’m genuinely happy to have been able to continue my relationship with Sussex after graduation” Laurence Halsted
Psychology 2003

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At level(s):
UG, PG (taught), PG (research)

Application deadline:
1 October 2024 23:59 (GMT)


The award is available to people from these specific countries: