Is there a closing date for applying for the Award?
The closing date for applications has been extended to midnight on 15th August 2021. You also need to have been offered a place and be enrolled at Cardiff Met to receive the award. Applications will be assessed in August.
I am already studying at Cardiff Met. Can I apply for the Award?
Yes, any students who meet the eligibility criteria may apply.
I am not sure if I meet the eligibility criteria in relation to my sport?
Any questions you may have in relation to eligibility or the award itself can be e-mailed to Chris Edwards at
I won't be studying within the School of Sport & Health Sciences. Can I apply for the Award?
Applications are welcome from all applicants who meet the eligibility criteria and are studying within any of Cardiff Met's Academic Schools.
How does my coach make a recommendation in order to meet the criteria?
During the application, please supply your coaches' details. We will contact them as part of the application process.
How do I demonstrate my level of sport?
We will clarify your level of sport through consultation with your coach and your governing body.
When will I be contacted in relation to receiving the Award?
After you apply for the award, you will receive an automatic e-mail confirming we have received your application. You will then be notified if you are eligible to receive the award (subject to meeting the terms and conditions) prior to the starting date of your course. Once the terms and conditions have been met you will then be sent confirmation including information on how to use arrange payment of award. If you have any queries you can contact Chris Edwards at
Who makes the decision in relation to the Award?
The scholarship will be assessed by a panel, composed by representatives from Cardiff Met Sport/School of Sport and Health Sciences.
Do I need to re-apply for the Award each year?
Yes, you will need to re-apply each year.