Search magnifier
Book onto an Open Day

Department menu

Gifted Athlete Scholarship Programme

Supporting your sports performance

Here at Chichester we are committed to supporting athletes with their studies and sporting ambitions. The University's Gifted Athlete Support Programme (GASP) helps students combine academic study with sport by offering support to compete at the highest level.

Our student athletes will receive support from our expert Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Unit (SPRU) and also receive:

  • Financial Support*
  • Gym membership at the Tudor Hale Centre for Sport
  • Administrative support from SU Sport
  • GASP branded kit

 * Level of financial support dependent on recruitment to programme

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

Consideration for Gifted Athletes will be given to all candidates who can demonstrate:

  • Regional, national, or international standard in their sport or show strong evidence of future outstanding potential
  • Fulfil the normal entry requirements for the course for which you are applying
  • Be committed to playing a full part in the University and represent us in British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) competitions

The scheme has supported a number of athletes including a 470 Olympic Class sailor, an elite basketball player and a Norwegian national rugby union player.

HOW TO APPLY?

Please visit www.ucsu.org/gasp for further information. Applications for 2019/20 will be open in summer 2019.

Find out more

Call Adam Sewell on 01243 816324 or email A.Sewell@chi.ac.uk

_________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Gifted Athletes 18/19

Callum Elliott     

  • BA (Hons) Physical Education in the Secondary Years       
  • Triathlon/Aqua bike       
  • Regional

 

Danielle Gregory      

       

  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science
  • Cricket
  • Regional

 

Emily McDonough

          

  • MSc Physiology
  • Trampolining     
  • National

 

Haylee Miller     

  • BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy          
  • Basketball          
  • National

 

Josh Goddard   

Photo credit: Kyle Hemsley Photography 

  • BA (Hons) Physical Education in the Secondary Years       
  • Basketball          
  • National

 

Josh Parry  

         

  • BSc (Hons) Sport Science and Coaching  
  • Athletics             
  • National

 

Patrick Bray     

  

  • BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science (Performance Sailing)            
  • Sailing  
  • National

 

Sergiu Chete     

  • BSc (Hons) Community Sports Coaching
  • Swimming          
  • National

 

Finley Bigg     

     

  • BSc (Hons) Sport Science and Coaching  
  • Athletics             
  • International

 

Jasmine Seamarks  

        

  • BA (Hons) Outdoor and Adventure Education     
  • Swimming          
  • National

 

Kirtsy Atter   

     

  • BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy          
  • Synchronised Skating    
  • International

 

Lars Thorkildsen   

           

  • BMus Vocal Performance            
  • Rugby Union     
  • International