Skip to content


The sports scholarships scheme is designed to help students develop their full sporting potential by giving the necessary flexibility and support required to train and compete at the highest level whilst achieving an academic qualification.


Here is a short video from one of our 2015/16 Sports Scholars, Paul Lefebvre. Paul studies Business Management with Economics and represents France in lacrosse.

Three kinds of scholarship are available:

  • Elite Athletes Scholarship
  • Elite Disabled Athletes Scholarship
  • Talented Sports Performers Scholarship

*Limited places are available on our scholarship programme*

For more information and criteria or to submit your application please use the  relevant link from the following:

Elite athletes scholarship

To apply complete our online application.

Talented sports performers scholarship

To apply complete our online application.

Disabled athletes scholarship

To apply complete our online application.

Sport Scholarship Students will receive access to the following:

  • Free access to the sport facilities
  • Financial support (up to £1000 for that year)
  • Performance T-shirt
  • Access to workshops (nutrition, fitness training, technique analysis and sports psychology)
  • Strength and Conditioning programmes
  • Sport Science support
  • Fitness/Performance testing
  • Reduced rate access to sports medicine support (Sportwise)
  • A mentor to help with lifestyle management
  • Access to University of Brighton sports coaches (where available)
  • Links to external clubs through our extensive partnership network