Sport Scholarship Scheme

Our Sport Scholarship Scheme has supported Olympic and Commonwealth Champions. Find out how we can take your performance to the next level.

What is the Sport Scholarship Scheme?

Our Sport Scholarship scheme is one of the leading initiatives the UK and helps talented students fulfil both their sporting and their academic potential. In these videos, our Sport Scholars explain what the scholarship involves and how it can help you:

What do you receive as part of the Sport Scholarship Scheme?

You’ll receive cash bursaries

You’ll be able to access our sports science expertise: Liverpool John Moores University has some of the leading sports science experts in the world and professional, elite and Olympic athletes come to our academics for guidance. As a Sport Scholar, you’ll receive this specialist guidance, which should help you enhance your sporting performance.

You’ll receive extra study support: We know that the thought of balancing your training, competing and studying can be daunting, which is why we offer Sport Scholars a mentor. Your mentor can offer your study support, helping you if it’s necessary to meet or defer deadlines.

Other benefits of our Sport Scholarship Scheme:

  • Specialist Sports Science support, including fitness tests and profiling, strength and conditioning programmes, nutritional advice/sport psychology
  • Individual or opposition match/technique analysis
  • Athlete access to the High-Performance Unit which is LJMUs Elite Training Centre
  • Regularly scheduled Sports Science seminars on latest relevant issues
  • Student membership is available for the LJMU Sports Centre on Copperas Hill in Liverpool City Centre. The Sports Centre includes an 8 court sports hall, two multifunctional studio rooms and a two floor gym comprising of over 120 training stations, complete with the latest Technogym Excite range of equipment
  • A range of LJMU-branded sports kit
  • Support for competition and training-related travel, accommodation, kit and equipment

How can I apply for the Sport Scholarship Scheme?

Once you have checked whether you meet the eligibility criteria, you can apply for the Liverpool John Moores University Scholarship Scheme.

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Contact us

If you have a question or would like more information, please contact David McDermott, the Sport Scholarship Manager.