Club Performance Scholarships


Club Performance Scholarships
Undergraduate , Postgraduate
Entry date
September 2023

Student Sport Performance Programmes

We are delighted to announce our brand new range of sports scholarships designed to embed a high performance training environment into a sports scholars weekly schedule. Our scholarships operate on a top up basis, acting as a fully inclusive method to ensure each individual can reach their full potential in their chosen sport while simultaneously reaching their full academic potential studying at Heriot-Watt University.

Club Performance

Our Club Performance Scholarship encompasses our performance programmes of football and squash.  

All Club Performance Scholars will be required to meet the selection criteria every year, with sport performance, academic performance, and commitment to the programme vital for reselection each year.

Criteria will vary between sports and will be at the discretion of each Head Coach in place to oversee the sport programme and includes:

Men's Football

Scotland/RUK applicant:

  • Academy graduate

USA applicant:

  • NCAA graduate

Women's Football

Any applicant:

  • Signed to play for SWPL 1/2 Club


Postgraduate applicant:

  • Women's – WR < 250
  • Men's – WR < 400

Undergraduate applicant:

  • Member of performance squad

Open application with references & video evidence of current level

Level 1 Club Performance Sport Scholars will receive a 40% Tuition Fee Reduction.

How to apply

Apply now using the link to our application form

Alternatively, please use the enquiry form to submit any questions or request an appointment with our Performance Sport Manager!