Elite Athlete Programme

We support elite athletes to allow them to focus on their studies

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QMSU Athletes

We are committed to ensuring our elite athletes are able to complete at the highest level, whilst studying for a world class degree. The QMSU Elite Athlete programme enables student athletes to focus on their studies, training and competition and less about the financial barriers that come with performing to an elite level, something that is becoming increasingly more difficult for the modern student.

What does the programme offer?

Gold level support

  • Up to £300 towards sport related expenses including travel and accommodation to competitions
  • Individual Strength and Conditioning Support
  • Start of year assessment by WholeLife Physiotherapy worth £50
  • Qmotion Annual Gym Membership worth £330
  • All BUCS Entry Fees
  • Elite Athlete Kit

Silver level support

  • Up to £150 towards sport related expenses including travel and accommodation to competitions
  • Individual Strength and Conditioning Support
  • Start of year assessment by WholeLife Physiotherapy worth £50
  • Qmotion Annual Gym Membership
  • All BUCS Entry Fees
  • Elite Athlete Kit

Entry Criteria

Athletes wishing to apply for the Elite Athlete Programme must meet all of the following Criteria:

  • Student at Queen Mary University of London
  • Be currently active within your sport 
  • Compete and represent the university for your chosen sport
  • Compete nationally at time of application

The application deadline for the 2017/18 academic year has now passed (1st October 2017). We will still continue to accept applications, however these will not be reviewed until 1st December 2017 and places are subject to availability. If you are successful in obtaining an interview a member of the Elite Athlete staff team contact you shortly after the December deadline.  

If you have any questions do not hesitate to get in touch by emailing su-eliteathletes@qmul.ac.uk and we will be in touch.

 

Contact Us

Email: su-sportsadministrator@qmul.ac.uk

Elected Officers
ME: Chris Regan
BL: Laurence Gardner