Bill Whiteley Scholarship

Sophie Drakeford-LewisScholarships available (per annum):


If eligible you will receive:

  • £5,000 per year for up to four years
  • No scholarship is payable during a placement period

Eligibility criteria for the Bill Whiteley Sports Scholarship (campus based courses) Applicants need to:

  • be an eligible UK student
  • be registered on a full-time, campus-based undergraduate course of at least three years in the School of Management, Faculty of Engineering & Design or Department of Economics
  • be a first year undergraduate
  • have the current status as an elite athlete within any sport
  • contribute to BUCS points
  • have a recommendation from either a University of Bath, home or NGB official/coach (applications which only state a coach’s email without a full supporting statement may not be considered)

Current and former Bill Whiteley scholars:

Academic year Name Sport
2018/19 Tom Dean Swimming
2017/18 Sophie Drakeford-Lewis Netball
2016/17 Thomas Sinclair Swimming
2015/16 Shauntelle Austin Swimming
2014/15 Eilidh Prise Modern pentathlon
2013/14 Georgina Povall Sailing


Click here to fill in the online application form.

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