UEA+Sport Excellence Scholarship

Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Study Abroad

UEA+Sport Excellence Scholarship

Our sport scholarship packages offer a range of financial and specialist support services to our student athletes and are offered at three levels: Developing Excellence, Excellence and Elite. 

The Excellence scholarship offers the following benefits:

  • Financial support of up to £500 in an individualised financial plan
  • UEA Sportspark Gym and Swim membership
  • Sports Association membership
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Physiotherapy and massage support
  • Nutritional guidance
  • Psychology support
  • Performance lifestyle guidance
  • Workshop programme 
  • UEA+Sport Scholar kit​


Sporting criteria

For most sports, you should be performing at a national level to qualify for the Excellence scholarship. Read more about our sporting criteria.

Type of Course

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate Taught
  • Postgraduate Research
  • Year Abroad

Funding Type

  • Cash
  • In-kind

Annual Value


Years Available

  • 2020
  • 2021


  • UEA First Choice


  • Any
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Medicine and Health
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Art, Media and American Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computing Sciences
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Institute for the Humanities
  • International Development
  • Law
  • Literature, Drama and Creative Writing
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences
  • Norwich Business School
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Politics, Philosophy Language and Communication Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

Country / Region

  • Any

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Any

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Further Criteria

See above for sporting criteria

Application Process

Before applying, please check eligibility, guidance notes and terms and conditions. The deadline for applications is 31 May 2021. For more information email performance.sport@uea.ac.uk.


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