To be considered for a Winning Students sports scholarship, students and prospective students should meet general, education and sport-specific criteria.
Rising tennis star, Maia Lumsden kept her Wimbledon dream alive with three victories in the LTA Wimbledon Wildcard Playoffs this week.
Laura Muir broke a 22 year old record at the Diamond League in Oslo last week and she now holds Scottish Records at 1500m and one mile.
There were strong showings from both current and former scholars in the Scottish Women's Amateur Golf Championship last week.
“It’s a very sensible option to study alongside sport because your sporting career isn’t going to last your lifetime. If you are lucky you can make a living but once you stop competing it’s very important to have something to fall back on. There’s a possibility of injury as well so you never know how your career is going to pan out really. Study works to balance your sport as well because it’s a really useful distraction.”
Laura Muir, Athletics
University of Glasgow student
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