Performance sport and sports scholarships
If you have an outstanding record of achievement in a particular sport then you may be eligible for a sports scholarship at Worcester.
Our sports scholarships
At Worcester we are committed to supporting elite and talented sports performers who are dedicated to both sporting and academic success. We will support you to combine your studies with the pressures of elite sport.
Our sports scholarships are available for a range of team and individual sports, with support packages including strength and conditioning programmes, sports therapy support, gym membership, athlete lifestyle advisor and a University of Worcester sports clothing bundle. Further information on the performance criteria required to apply for a sports scholarship can be found on the
Additionally to the University of Worcester specific scholarships, special partnerships have been formed with some of the regions top performing sports teams Severn Stars Netball Club, Worcester County Cricket Club (WCCC) , Worcester Wolves Basketball Club and Worcester Valkyries.
Our sports performance programme supports sporting excellence and develops elite sport at Worcester.
To achieve these aims we work closely with the Students' Union and our performance teams regularly compete at the top levels of BUCS competitions.
Our performance teams
We have performance teams in the following sports:
Athletes who are part of performance programme squads have access to provision which aims to support athletes and teams in achieving their goals. This provision includes; coaching, strength and conditioning, fitness testing, sports therapy clinics, access to ice baths and recovery sessions and performance playing kit.
Get in touch
If you have any questions about scholarships or performance sport please contact our the School of Sports Admin Office:
Call: 01905 542658