University of Exeter Sports Scholarships


To assist students of outstanding sporting ability who show evidence of achievement or potential at international or national level.


Performers from any sport considered, but emphasis is placed on cricket, golf, hockey, rugby, sailing and tennis. Both male and female atheletes in these sports. Emphasis is also placed on badminton, lacrosse, net ball and rowing.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

1 year initially, but may be renewed for an additional 2 years

Award Value

Up to £2,000 (For all sporting expenses/discounted accommodation costs) as well as additional sports specific support and services totalling upto £3,500

Application procedure

Applicants must complete an online application form on scholarships/bursaries website.

Closing date

March 31st


University of Exeter

Study Level

  • Graduate
  • Postgraduate

University of Exeter

We are a Russell Group university which consistently ranks amongst the best in the UK. Our research partnerships include high calibre universities nationally and internationally; we hold industry research partnerships with Airbus, Glaxos Smith Kline, IBM and Rolls Royce amongst others.
In the 2014 Research Exercise Framework, world-leading research and impact was identified in all subject areas and 98 per cent was of international or world-leading quality.
Our research, and consequent PhD and doctoral study opportunities, span a wide-range of subject areas and we offer funded doctoral training programmes through all the major research councils, in addition to a wealth of self-funded projects.
As of 2017, we have over 1,500 PhD, doctoral students, and early career researchers, all of whom are integral to our research community. Our Doctoral College provides a focal point for the support and training of these groups to help maximise potential and success.
Our international reputation is growing every year; The University of Exeter offers a unique combination of world-class research expertise and leading facilities across four study locations in the beautiful South West of England.

Contact Details

  • 01392 722 207
  • 01392 262 458
  • Postgraduate Administration Office
    Northcote House
    The Queen's Drive
    EX4 4QJ

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the University of Exeter by using the links below.


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