Ollie Marsh

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£9,000 to help you make your mark when you join us for your studies

If you live in Portsmouth or on the Isle of Wight and are either the first in your family to progress to higher education or have a household income of less than £25,000, the Portsmouth Football Club Partnership Scholarship could benefit your future.

This scholarship is awarded by Portsmouth Football Club to inspire and support local young people to achieve. It provides £3,000 a year towards undergraduate course fees for a maximum of 3 years, as well as the opportunity to gain work experience at the football club.

Who can apply

You could get this scholarship if you:

  1. Live in Portsmouth or on the Isle of Wight
  2. Are under 25 at the start of your course
  3. Are studying your first full-time undergraduate degree
  4. Apply for a full time undergraduate course starting in Autumn 2022
  5. Meet one of these criteria:
    • you are the first in your family to go to university or:
    • have a household income of £25,000 or below

See our terms and conditions for full eligibility criteria.

How to apply

You'll need to complete a brief application to demonstrate how studying at the University of Portsmouth and being awarded this scholarship will make a difference to your future and why your situation merits the additional financial support. You'll need to submit your application by Sunday 14 August 2022.

Please email pfcscholarship@port.ac.uk if you meet the criteria and would like an application form.

How will the scholarship be awarded?

There is one scholarship available for University of Portsmouth students each year. You'll need to meet the criteria and grade requirements for your chosen course in order to receive the scholarship.

The scholarship panel’s decision on the allocation of the scholarship is in accordance with the terms and conditions and is final. There is no appeals process.

How will the scholarship be paid?

£3,000 will be deducted from your tuition fee annually in your first 3 years of study (excluding placement or study abroad years).

You'll be able to receive this scholarship in addition to other University of Portsmouth scholarships or bursaries that you're eligible for.

Portsmouth Football Club Scholarship | University of Portsmouth

Hear from Isibeal O’Carroll about what being selected as the first recipient of the Portsmouth Football Club Scholarship means to her. The scholarship offers £9,000 towards fees for a student who is either the first member of their family to progress to higher education or has a household income of under £25,000, as well as work experience at the football club.