Physics Sports Scholarship

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Physics and Astronomy
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 30/09/2021 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

In the School of Physics and Astronomy we want to enable you to excel in your academic journey as well as your performance in extracurricular activities. If you are playing sport at a top level, we understand that your commitment to both academics and sport are important to you and we want to support you to continue your excellence in both.

Applicant's sporting achievements will be considered by University of Birmingham Sport and those who are most likely to contribute highly to university level teams will be successful. This is normally those who are playing at least junior regional or national level.

Value of Award

The Physic Sports Scholarship consists of a bank transfer of £800 per year for the top 1-4 students who meet the criteria below.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this award you must:

To renew this award in a subsequent year of study you must:

  • Hold this award in the previous academic year.
  • Achieve 60% year average at the first attempt in your previous year of study.
  • Renewal will pause for years spent in international study or intercalated study and will restart during your return to study at in School of Physics and Astronomy at Birmingham based on the performance from the year before your year out.
  • Maintain sporting standards as judged by University of Birmingham sport.

How to Apply

Eligible applicants will be contacted with an application after they have been accepted to the university in August 2022, relevant deadlines will be outlined during that communication.


Physics Undergraduate Admissions

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