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Newcastle University

Scholarships at Newcastle University

Key Information
Rank 37
Location Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Established 1834
International Students 19.3%
Famous For Medicine, Architecture, Art & Design
International Fees £20,900-28,800
Key Information
Location Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Established 1834
Famous For Medicine, Architecture, Art & Design
International Fees £20,900-28,800
Sports Scholarships
Scholarship Name Sports Scholarships
Academic Year 2024
Scholarship amount Up to £5,000
Nationality International

Build on your sporting success

We award sports scholarships and funding every year to students who:

  • have achieved highly in sports.

  • want to build on their success and represent the University.


You must be:

  • a current student in any year of study, or

  • an undergraduate or postgraduate applicant with a place at Newcastle University

You must:

  • have achieved senior or age group representative honours at national and/or regional level in the last 12 months, and/or

  • be a member of the National Governing Body’s (NGB) performance squads, or equivalent

You must commit to:

  • improving in your sport.

  • representing the University in British Universities Colleges Sport (BUCS) events, where applicable.

Sports scholarships

To be eligible for a scholarship, you must compete in one of the following Performance Clubs:

  • American Football

  • Badminton

  • Basketball

  • Fencing

  • Football

  • Golf

  • Hockey

  • Lacrosse

  • Netball

  • Rowing

  • Rugby League

  • Rugby Union

  • Squash

  • Table Tennis

  • Tennis

  • Volleyball

  • Waterpolo

If your sport is not listed above, you can still apply for sports funding. See Sports funding below to find out more.

To be a Sports Scholar, you must:

  • be a student at Newcastle University.

  • represent the University.

  • compete in British Universities Colleges Sport (BUCS) events, where applicable.

Scholarship package


Regional/National/International standard within the last 12 months. Students should be part of a National Governing Body Performance Squad or equivalent.


Up to £5000

Services received

  • Individual and/or small group Strength and Conditioning sessions.

  • Access to medical services, including physiotherapy and sports massage.

  • Professional coaching.

  • Mentoring/lifestyle support.

  • Athlete workshop programme covering topics such as sports physiology, nutrition, psychology, screenings, injury prevention and management, and lifestyle management.

  • Sport science support.

  • Access to training facilities.

  • Performance video analysis.

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