Winning Students

Winning Students Highlights

  • VIDEO: After an impressive 2018, which saw her win the British Universities and Colleges Order of Merit in her first year, Hazel MacGarvie is aiming to progress her golf career whilst studying at the University of Stirling.

    Watch our interview with MacGarvie as she spoke to us about her golfing journey and long-term ambitions.

    Video by Rob Eyton-Jones.

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  • VIDEO: Heriot-Watt University and Judo Scotland scholar, Alex Short, claimed his first international senior medal after winning the men's -66kg title at the European Open event in Glasgow.

    The Edinburgh-born athlete spoke to us about his success and how he plans to continue his studies whilst progressing in his sport.

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  • Five Winning Students hockey players have been selected for the men’s and women’s Great Britain Elite Development Programme (EDP).

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  • Winning Students judoka, Josie Steele and Alex Short, claimed their first ever senior international medals in style at the weekend as they won gold at the 2018 European Open in Glasgow.

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To be considered for a Winning Students sports scholarship, students and prospective students should meet general, education and sport-specific criteria.

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Winning Students creates a network of colleges and universities who deliver support to their talented student athletes.


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